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ManagementObjectSearcher.Get Method ()

Invokes the specified WMI query and returns the resulting collection.

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

'Declaration
Public Function Get As ManagementObjectCollection
'Usage
Dim instance As ManagementObjectSearcher
Dim returnValue As ManagementObjectCollection

returnValue = instance.Get
public ManagementObjectCollection Get ()
public function Get () : ManagementObjectCollection

Return Value

A ManagementObjectCollection containing the objects that match the specified query.

.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 initializes a new instance of the ManagementObjectSearcher class with a specific query, scope, and enumeration options.

Imports System
Imports System.Management


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

        Dim s As New ManagementObjectSearcher( _
            "root\MyApp", _
            "SELECT * FROM Win32_Service", _
            New EnumerationOptions( _
            Nothing, System.TimeSpan.MaxValue, 1, _
            True, False, True, True, False, _
            True, True))


        For Each service As ManagementObject In s.Get()
            'show the instance
            Console.WriteLine(service.ToString())
        Next


    End Function 'Main
End Class 'Sample

  • Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see .

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, 1.1, 1.0
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