ManagementBaseObject.SystemProperties Property


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Gets the collection of WMI system properties of the management object (for example, the class name, server, and namespace). WMI system property names begin with "__".

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

public virtual PropertyDataCollection SystemProperties { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Management.PropertyDataCollection

Returns a PropertyDataCollection that contains the system properties for a management object.

A PropertyDataCollection that represents the system properties of the management object.

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 uses the SystemProperties property to display the name and value of the system properties for the Win32_Process class. For more information on the Win32_Process class, see the Windows Management Instrumentation documentation in the MSDN Library at

using System;
using System.Management;

public class Sample 
    public static void Main() 

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

        // Get the system properties for the class
        PropertyDataCollection properties =

        // display the properties
        foreach (PropertyData p in properties)


.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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