Defines the counter type, name, and Help string for a custom counter.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|CounterCreationData()||Initializes a new instance of the class, to a counter of type NumberOfItems32, and with empty name and help strings.|
|CounterCreationData(String, String, PerformanceCounterType)||Initializes a new instance of the class, to a counter of the specified type, using the specified counter name and Help strings.|
|Equals(Object)||Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Finalize||Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetHashCode||Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|MemberwiseClone||Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|ToString||Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
The following code example demonstrates how to use the class to define custom counters. This example creates counters that display how many items are processed in an operation. The example initializes the counters, collects information from them, and then calculates and displays the results to the console.
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.