ManagementClass.GetRelationshipClasses Method (String, String, String, EnumerationOptions)


Retrieves relationship classes that relate this class to others, according to specified options.

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

public ManagementObjectCollection GetRelationshipClasses(
	string relationshipClass,
	string relationshipQualifier,
	string thisRole,
	EnumerationOptions options


Type: System.String

All resulting relationship classes must derive from this class.

Type: System.String

Resulting relationship classes must have this qualifier.

Type: System.String

The source class must have this role in the resulting relationship classes.

Type: System.Management.EnumerationOptions

Specifies options for retrieving the results.

Return Value

Type: System.Management.ManagementObjectCollection

A collection of association classes that relate this class to others, according to the specified options. For more information about relationship classes, see "ASSOCIATORS OF Statement" in the Windows Management Instrumentation documentation in the MSDN Library at

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.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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