AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the CreateMicrosoftAD operation. Creates a Microsoft AD in the AWS cloud.

Before you call CreateMicrosoftAD, ensure that all of the required permissions have been explicitly granted through a policy. For details about what permissions are required to run the CreateMicrosoftAD operation, see AWS Directory Service API Permissions: Actions, Resources, and Conditions Reference.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: Amazon.DirectoryService.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.DirectoryService.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public class CreateMicrosoftADRequest : AmazonDirectoryServiceRequest

The CreateMicrosoftADRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method CreateMicrosoftADRequest()


Public Property Description System.String

Gets and sets the property Description.

A textual description for the directory. This label will appear on the AWS console Directory Details page after the directory is created.

Public Property Edition Amazon.DirectoryService.DirectoryEdition

Gets and sets the property Edition.

AWS Microsoft AD is available in two editions: Standard and Enterprise. Enterprise is the default.

Public Property Name System.String

Gets and sets the property Name.

The fully qualified domain name for the directory, such as This name will resolve inside your VPC only. It does not need to be publicly resolvable.

Public Property Password System.String

Gets and sets the property Password.

The password for the default administrative user named Admin.

Public Property ShortName System.String

Gets and sets the property ShortName.

The NetBIOS name for your domain. A short identifier for your domain, such as CORP. If you don't specify a NetBIOS name, it will default to the first part of your directory DNS. For example, CORP for the directory DNS

Public Property VpcSettings Amazon.DirectoryService.Model.DirectoryVpcSettings

Gets and sets the property VpcSettings.

Contains VPC information for the CreateDirectory or CreateMicrosoftAD operation.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms