Process.TotalProcessorTime Property

Gets the total processor time for this process.

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

member TotalProcessorTime : TimeSpan with get

Property Value

Type: System.TimeSpan
A TimeSpan that indicates the amount of time that the associated process has spent utilizing the CPU. This value is the sum of the UserProcessorTime and the PrivilegedProcessorTime.

ExceptionCondition
PlatformNotSupportedException

The platform is Windows 98 or Windows Millennium Edition (Windows Me), which does not support this property.

NotSupportedException

You are attempting to access the TotalProcessorTime property for a process that is running on a remote computer. This property is available only for processes that are running on the local computer.

The following example starts an instance of Notepad. The example then retrieves and displays various properties of the associated process. The example detects when the process exits, and displays the process's exit code.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

  • LinkDemand 

    for full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code.

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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