EventSource.GetGuid(Type) Method

Definition

Gets the unique identifier for this implementation of the event source.

public:
 static Guid GetGuid(Type ^ eventSourceType);
public static Guid GetGuid (Type eventSourceType);
static member GetGuid : Type -> Guid
Public Shared Function GetGuid (eventSourceType As Type) As Guid

Parameters

eventSourceType
Type

The type of the event source.

Returns

Guid

A unique identifier for this event source type.

Remarks

If the name of the EventSource that was passed to the constructor isn't specified as an EventSourceAttribute, this method can return a different GUID to the one returned by the Guid property.

In such cases, the GUID that is used to register the EventSource is the one returned by Guid property. ]

Applies to