ManagementObjectSearcher Constructor (String, String)


Initializes a new instance of the ManagementObjectSearcher class used to invoke the specified query in the specified scope.

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

Public Sub New (
	scope As String,
	queryString As String


Type: System.String

The scope in which to query.

Type: System.String

The query to be invoked.

If no scope is specified, the default scope (DefaultPath) is used.

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 and scope.

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\CIMV2", _
        "SELECT * FROM Win32_Service WHERE State='Running'")

        For Each service As ManagementObject In s.Get()
            'show the instance

    End Function 'Main
End Class 'Sample

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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