ManagementObject.GetRelated Method ()


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

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

Public Function GetRelated As ManagementObjectCollection

Return Value

Type: System.Management.ManagementObjectCollection

A ManagementObjectCollection containing the related objects.

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

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( _

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

        Return 0
    End Function

End Class

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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