Chapter 10. Querying WMI
Before You Begin
To work through the material presented in this chapter, you need to be familiar with the following concepts from earlier chapters:
Creating the WMI moniker
Implementing the For...Next construction
Navigating the WMI namespace
Implementing the ExecQuery method
After completing this chapter, you will be able to:
Return all properties from all instances of a class
Return some properties from all instances of a class
Return all properties from some instances of a class
Return some properties from some instances of a class
Tell Me Everything About Everything!
When novices first write Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) scripts, they nearly all begin by asking for every property about all instances ...