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CounterSet Class

Defines a set of logical counters.


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

[HostProtectionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, MayLeakOnAbort = true)]
public class CounterSet : IDisposable

The CounterSet type exposes the following members.

Public methodCounterSetInitializes a new instance of the CounterSet class.

Public methodAddCounter(Int32, CounterType)Adds a counter to the counter set by using the specified counter identifier and type.
Public methodAddCounter(Int32, CounterType, String)Adds a counter to the counter set by using the specified counter identifier and type and a display name for the counter.
Public methodCreateCounterSetInstanceCreates an instance of the counter set.
Public methodDispose()Releases all unmanaged resources used by this object.
Protected methodDispose(Boolean)Releases all unmanaged resources used by this object and optionally release the managed resources.
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeFrees resources before the object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Overrides Object.Finalize().)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

Call the Dispose method when you are finished to remove your provider's registration and to release all managed and unmanaged resources.


The HostProtectionAttribute attribute applied to this type or member has the following Resources property value: MayLeakOnAbort. The HostProtectionAttribute does not affect desktop applications (which are typically started by double-clicking an icon, typing a command, or entering a URL in a browser). For more information, see the HostProtectionAttribute class or SQL Server Programming and Host Protection Attributes.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later)

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

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