TechnologyBase.Contains Method

Applies To: System Center Configuration Manager 2012, System Center Configuration Manager 2012

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Checks whether the technology exists in the registrar.

Namespace: Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.ApplicationManagement
Assembly: Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.ApplicationManagement (in Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.ApplicationManagement.dll)


Dim technologyId As String
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = TechnologyBase(Of T).Contains(technologyId)


<SuppressMessageAttribute("Microsoft.Design", "CA1000:DoNotDeclareStaticMembersOnGenericTypes")> _
Public Shared Function Contains ( _
    technologyId As String _
) As Boolean
[SuppressMessageAttribute("Microsoft.Design", "CA1000:DoNotDeclareStaticMembersOnGenericTypes")] 
public static bool Contains (
    string technologyId
[SuppressMessageAttribute(L"Microsoft.Design", L"CA1000:DoNotDeclareStaticMembersOnGenericTypes")] 
static bool Contains (
    String^ technologyId
/** @attribute SuppressMessageAttribute("Microsoft.Design", "CA1000:DoNotDeclareStaticMembersOnGenericTypes") */ 
public static boolean Contains (
    String technologyId
SuppressMessageAttribute("Microsoft.Design", "CA1000:DoNotDeclareStaticMembersOnGenericTypes") 
public static function Contains (
    technologyId : String
) : boolean


  • technologyId
    The technology identifier to check.

Return Value

Returns Boolean.

Returns true if the technology is registered, false otherwise.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Development Platforms

Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, and

Target Platforms

See Also


TechnologyBase Generic Class
TechnologyBase Members
Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.ApplicationManagement Namespace