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ManagementObject.GetRelated Method (String, String, String, String, String, String, Boolean, EnumerationOptions)

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

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

public ManagementObjectCollection GetRelated(
	string relatedClass,
	string relationshipClass,
	string relationshipQualifier,
	string relatedQualifier,
	string relatedRole,
	string thisRole,
	bool classDefinitionsOnly,
	EnumerationOptions options


Type: System.String
The class of the related objects.
Type: System.String
The relationship class of interest.
Type: System.String
The qualifier required to be present on the relationship class.
Type: System.String
The qualifier required to be present on the related class.
Type: System.String
The role that the related class is playing in the relationship.
Type: System.String
The role that this class is playing in the relationship.
Type: System.Boolean
When this method returns, it contains only class definitions for the instances that match the query.
Type: System.Management.EnumerationOptions
Extended options for how to execute the query.

Return Value

Type: System.Management.ManagementObjectCollection
A ManagementObjectCollection containing the related objects.

This 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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.