PropertyDataCollection.Item Property (String)


Gets the specified property from the PropertyDataCollection, using [] syntax. This property is the indexer for the PropertyDataCollection class.

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

public virtual PropertyData this[
	string propertyName
] { get; }


Type: System.String

The name of the property to retrieve.

Property Value

Type: System.Management.PropertyData

Returns a PropertyData containing the data for a specified property in the collection.

A PropertyData, based on the name specified.

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 gets the Freespace property from a ManagementClass.

using System;
using System.Management;

public class Sample
    public static void Main(string[] args) 
        ManagementObject m = new ManagementObject(
        Console.WriteLine("Free space on drive C is: " +
            m.Properties["Freespace"].Value + " bytes");

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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