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CounterSampleCalculator.ComputeCounterValue Method (CounterSample)

Computes the calculated value of a single raw counter sample.

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

public static float ComputeCounterValue(
	CounterSample newSample


Type: System.Diagnostics.CounterSample

A CounterSample that indicates the most recent sample the system has taken.

Return Value

Type: System.Single
A floating-point representation of the performance counter's calculated value.

The ComputeCounterValue(CounterSample) method overload returns meaningful results only for performance counters of the following PerformanceCounterType:

For other counter types, this overload always returns a value of 0 (zero).

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