Environment.WorkingSet Property

 
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Gets the amount of physical memory mapped to the process context.

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

Public Shared ReadOnly Property WorkingSet As Long

Property Value

Type: System.Int64

A 64-bit signed integer containing the number of bytes of physical memory mapped to the process context.

Win98WinMe

This property always returns zero.

The following example displays the size of the working set of the computer that runs the code example.

' Sample for the Environment.WorkingSet property
Imports System

Class Sample
   Public Shared Sub Main()
      Console.WriteLine("WorkingSet: {0}", Environment.WorkingSet)
   End Sub 'Main
End Class 'Sample
'
'This example produces the following results:
'
'WorkingSet: 5038080
'

EnvironmentPermission

for full access to the resource protected by this permission. Associated enumeration: PermissionState.Unrestricted

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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