External Property
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ManagementEntityAttribute.External Property

Gets or sets a value that specifies whether the class represents a WMI class in a provider implemented external to the current assembly.

Namespace:  System.Management.Instrumentation
Assembly:  System.Core (in System.Core.dll)

public bool External { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
A boolean value that is true if the class represents an external WMI class and false otherwise.

This is used when implementing providers that implement classes that extend existing abstract WMI classes.

.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 XP SP3, 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.

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