ConnectionManagerBase Class

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Represents the connection manager that accesses the Configuration Manager 2007 console for query operations made throughout the managed Configuration Manager libraries.

Namespace: Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.ManagementProvider
Assembly: Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.ManagementProvider (in microsoft.configurationmanagement.managementprovider.dll)

Dim instance As ConnectionManagerBase

public abstract class ConnectionManagerBase : IDisposable
public abstract class ConnectionManagerBase implements IDisposable
public abstract class ConnectionManagerBase implements IDisposable

The connection manager is used to connect to the management provider, for example, SMS Provider, and the Configuration Manager database. For detailed information, see Managed SMS Provider Fundamentals in Configuration Manager.

Your application uses the ConnectionManager property to get or set the connection manager. For more information, see How to Connect to an SMS Provider in Configuration Manager by Using Managed Code


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista

Target Platforms

Windows Server 2003,Windows Vista