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PerformanceCounterInstanceLifetime Enumeration

Specifies the lifetime of a performance counter instance.

Namespace: System.Diagnostics
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public enum PerformanceCounterInstanceLifetime
public enum PerformanceCounterInstanceLifetime
public enum PerformanceCounterInstanceLifetime

 Member nameDescription
GlobalRemove the performance counter instance when no counters are using the process category. 
ProcessRemove the performance counter instance when the process is closed. 

The default behavior is Global, which specifies the removal of the performance counter instance when no counters are using the process category.

NoteNote:

If the performance CounterType property is SingleInstance, the InstanceLifetime value for the performance counter must be Global.

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

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