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SelectQuery Class

Represents a WQL SELECT data query.

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


[Visual Basic]
Public Class SelectQuery
   Inherits WqlObjectQuery
public class SelectQuery : WqlObjectQuery
public __gc class SelectQuery : public WqlObjectQuery
public class SelectQuery extends WqlObjectQuery

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 sample demonstrates how to perform a WQL select query.

class Sample_SelectQuery
    public static int Main(string[] args) {
        SelectQuery selectQuery = new SelectQuery("win32_logicaldisk");
        ManagementObjectSearcher searcher =
            new ManagementObjectSearcher(selectQuery);

        foreach (ManagementObject disk in searcher.Get()) {
        return 0;
[Visual Basic] 
Imports System
Imports System.Management

' This sample demonstrates how to perform a WQL select query.

Class Sample_SelectQuery
    Overloads Public Shared Function Main(args() As String) As Integer
        Dim selectQuery As New SelectQuery("win32_logicaldisk")
        Dim searcher As New ManagementObjectSearcher(selectQuery)
        Dim disk As ManagementObject
        For Each disk In  searcher.Get()
        Next disk
        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

SelectQuery Members | System.Management Namespace