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ManagementObject.GetRelated Method ()

Gets a collection of objects related to the object (associators).

Namespace: System.Management
Assembly: System.Management (in system.management.dll)

'Declaration
Public Function GetRelated As ManagementObjectCollection
'Usage
Dim instance As ManagementObject
Dim returnValue As ManagementObjectCollection

returnValue = instance.GetRelated
public ManagementObjectCollection GetRelated ()
public function GetRelated () : ManagementObjectCollection
Not applicable.

Return Value

A ManagementObjectCollection containing the related objects.

The operation is equivalent to an ASSOCIATORS OF query where ResultClass = relatedClass.

.NET Framework Security

Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see Using Libraries from Partially Trusted Code.

The following example calls the GetRelated method to get a collection of objects related to an instance of the ManagementObject class.

Imports System
Imports System.Management


Class Sample_ManagementClass

    Public Overloads Shared Function Main( _
        ByVal args() As String) As Integer


        Dim o As New ManagementObject( _
        "Win32_Service=""Alerter""")

        Dim b As ManagementObject
        For Each b In o.GetRelated()
            Console.WriteLine( _
            "Object related to Alerter service : {0}", _
            b.ClassPath)
        Next b

        Return 0
    End Function

End Class

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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