GlobalCatalog::GetDirectorySearcher Method

Retrieves a DirectorySearcher object for the global catalog server.

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

[DirectoryServicesPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction::LinkDemand, Unrestricted = true)]
[DirectoryServicesPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction::InheritanceDemand, Unrestricted = true)]
public:
virtual DirectorySearcher^ GetDirectorySearcher() override

Return Value

Type: System.DirectoryServices::DirectorySearcher
A DirectorySearcher object for the global catalog server.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

The global catalog server has been disabled.

ObjectDisposedException

The current object has been disposed.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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