UserProcessorTime Property

Process.UserProcessorTime Property


Gets the user processor time for this process.

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

member UserProcessorTime : TimeSpan with get

Property Value

Type: System.TimeSpan

A TimeSpan that indicates the amount of time that the associated process has spent running code inside the application portion of the process (not inside the operating system core).

Exception Condition

The platform is Windows 98 or Windows Millennium Edition (Windows Me), which does not support this property.


You are attempting to access the UserProcessorTime property for a process that is running on a remote computer. This property is available only for processes that are running on the local computer.

The following example starts an instance of Notepad. The example then retrieves and displays various properties of the associated process. The example detects when the process exits, and displays the process's exit code.

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for full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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