Get The Computer Type From Windows Vista WMI

Category:
System/API
Type:
Snippets
Difficulty:
Beginning
Author:
Anonymous

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic Script

More information:
There are new classes and properties in the WMI for Windows Vista. The Win32_ComputerSystem class has a new property named PCSystemType. This property stores the type of computer a system is, such as Desktop, Mobile, Enterprse Server etc. Simply select everything from the Win32_ComputerSystem class and you can find the PCSystemType property in the first index of the collection. This property returns an index that represents the computer type.

Instructions: Copy the declarations and code below and paste directly into your VB project.

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