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ComputerInfo Class

Note: This class is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Provides properties for getting information about the computer's memory, loaded assemblies, name, and operating system.

Namespace: Microsoft.VisualBasic.Devices
Assembly: Microsoft.VisualBasic (in microsoft.visualbasic.dll)

public class ComputerInfo
public class ComputerInfo
public class ComputerInfo

For more detailed information, see the Visual Basic topic My.Computer.Info Object.

The properties exposed by the My.Computer.Info object return information about the computer from which the application is deployed, as determined at run time. Typically, this data differs from what was available on the development computer.

This example uses the My.Computer.Info.AvailablePhysicalMemory property to display the amount of available physical memory for the computer on which the code runs.

MsgBox("Computer's available physical memory: " & _
    My.Computer.Info.AvailablePhysicalMemory)

System.Object
  Microsoft.VisualBasic.Devices.ComputerInfo

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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