ProcessModule.BaseAddress Property

Gets the memory address where the module was loaded.

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

public IntPtr BaseAddress { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.IntPtr
The load address of the module.

The following code example creates a new process for the Notepad.exe application. The code iterates through the ProcessModuleCollection class to obtain a ProcessModule object for each module in the collection. The ModuleName and BaseAddress properties are used to display the module name and the memory address where each module was loaded.

Process myProcess = new Process();
// Get the process start information of notepad.
ProcessStartInfo  myProcessStartInfo = new ProcessStartInfo("notepad.exe");
// Assign 'StartInfo' of notepad to 'StartInfo' of 'myProcess' object.
myProcess.StartInfo = myProcessStartInfo;
// Create a notepad.
myProcess.Start();      
System.Threading.Thread.Sleep(1000);
ProcessModule myProcessModule;
// Get all the modules associated with 'myProcess'.
ProcessModuleCollection myProcessModuleCollection = myProcess.Modules;
Console.WriteLine("Base addresses of the modules associated "
   +"with 'notepad' are:");
// Display the 'BaseAddress' of each of the modules. 
for( int i = 0; i < myProcessModuleCollection.Count; i++)
{
   myProcessModule = myProcessModuleCollection[i];
   Console.WriteLine(myProcessModule.ModuleName+" : "
      +myProcessModule.BaseAddress);
}
// Get the main module associated with 'myProcess'.
myProcessModule = myProcess.MainModule;
// Display the 'BaseAddress' of the main module.
Console.WriteLine("The process's main module's base address is: "
   +myProcessModule.BaseAddress);
 myProcess.CloseMainWindow();

.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

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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