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ManagementObject Class

Represents a data management object.

For a list of all members of this type, see ManagementObject Members.


[Visual Basic]
Public Class ManagementObject
   Inherits ManagementBaseObject
public class ManagementObject : ManagementBaseObject
public __gc class ManagementObject : public ManagementBaseObject
class ManagementObject extends ManagementBaseObject

Thread Safety

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


using System;
using System.Management;

// This example demonstrates reading a property of a ManagementObject.
class Sample_ManagementObject
    public static int Main(string[] args) {
        ManagementObject disk = new ManagementObject(
        Console.WriteLine("Logical Disk Size = " + disk["Size"] + " bytes");
        return 0;
[Visual Basic] 
Imports System
Imports System.Management

' This example demonstrates reading a property of a ManagementObject.
Class Sample_ManagementObject
    Overloads Public Shared Function Main(args() As String) As Integer
        Dim disk As New ManagementObject("win32_logicaldisk.deviceid=""c:""")
        Console.WriteLine(("Logical Disk Size = " & disk("Size").ToString() _
            & " bytes"))
        Return 0
    End Function
End Class

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Namespace: System.Management

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: System.Management (in System.Management.dll)

See Also

ManagementObject Members | System.Management Namespace