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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.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

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