ConfigurationSet.GetConfigurationSet Method (DirectoryContext)


Returns an ConfigurationSet object for the specified directory context.

Namespace:   System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory
Assembly:  System.DirectoryServices (in System.DirectoryServices.dll)

public static ConfigurationSet GetConfigurationSet(
	DirectoryContext context


Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.DirectoryContext

An DirectoryContext object that contains the target and credentials to use to retrieve the object. The target of the context can be an AD LDS instance or keywords that are specified in the serviceConnectionPoint object in the current forest that can identify the configuration set.

Return Value

Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.ConfigurationSet

A ConfigurationSet object that represents the configuration set for the specified context.

Exception Condition

A target specified in the context parameter could not be found.


A call to the underlying directory service resulted in an error.


context is null.


The context parameter is not valid.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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