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ManagementBaseObject.GetPropertyValue Method

Gets an equivalent accessor to a property's value.

Namespace: System.Management
Assembly: System.Management (in system.management.dll)

public Object GetPropertyValue (
	string propertyName
)
public Object GetPropertyValue (
	String propertyName
)
public function GetPropertyValue (
	propertyName : String
) : Object
Not applicable.

Parameters

propertyName

The name of the property of interest.

Return Value

The value of the specified property.

.NET Framework Security

Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see Using Libraries from Partially Trusted Code.

The following example lists all the names of the processes running on the local computer. The code uses the GetPropertyValue method to get the process names.

using System;
using System.Management;

public class Sample 
{    
    public static void Main() 
    {

        // Get the WMI class
        ManagementClass processClass = 
            new ManagementClass("Win32_Process");

        ManagementObjectCollection classObjects;
        classObjects = processClass.GetInstances();

        foreach (ManagementObject classObject in
            classObjects)
        {
            Console.WriteLine(
                classObject.GetPropertyValue(
                "Name"));
         
        }
    }
}

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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