PerformanceCounter.Close Method

Closes the performance counter and frees all the resources allocated by this performance counter instance.

Namespace:  System.Diagnostics
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public void Close()

When you associate this PerformanceCounter instance with a performance counter that resides on the server, the system initializes the instance and allocates memory to contain counter sample information. The Close method frees the resources allocated by the object.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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