ManagementQualifierFlavors Enumeration


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Qualifier flavors that can be used with WMI provider extensions.

Note: the WMI .NET libraries are now considered in final state, and no further development, enhancements, or updates will be available for non-security related issues affecting these libraries. The MI APIs should be used for all new development.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

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

public enum ManagementQualifierFlavors

Member nameDescription

The qualifier is not required in the basic class definition and can be moved to the amendment to be localized.


The qualifier is propagated to instances.


The qualifier cannot be overridden in a derived class or instance. Note that being able to override a propagated qualifier is the default.


The qualifier is not propagated to derived classes.

To learn more about qualifier flavors read the Qualifier Flavors topic in the WMI SDK on MSDN.

The following example demonstrates how to use the DisableOverride ManagementQualifierFlavors enumeration. Here it is being applied to the Association qualifier.

Flavor = ManagementQualifierFlavors.DisableOverride)]
public class AssociationSampleBase
   [ManagementReference(Type = "UserInfo")]
   public string Configuration;

   [ManagementReference(Type = "LogInfo")]
   public string Hosting;
   //additional code omitted

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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