IWMSServer.Players (C#)

The Players object retrieves an IWMSPlayersIWMSPlayers Object (C#) containing a collection of IWMSPlayer objects. Each object in the collection contains specific information about a connected client.

IWMSPlayers = IWMSServer.Players;

Property Value

An IWMSPlayers collection.


This property is read-only. Each IWMSPlayer object contains client information such as the IP address, the user name, and so on. For more information about the client information collected by the server, see the IWMSPlayerIWMSPlayer Object (C#).


using Microsoft.WindowsMediaServices.Interop;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;

// Declare variables.
WMSServer   Server;
IWMSPlayers Players;

try {
    // Create a new WMSServer object.
    Server = new WMSServerClass();

    // Retrieve a list of currently connected clients.
    Players = Server.Players;
catch (COMException comExc) {
    // TODO: Handle COM exceptions.
catch (Exception e) {
    // TODO: Handle exceptions.


Reference: Add a reference to Microsoft.WindowsMediaServices.

Namespace: Microsoft.WindowsMediaServices.Interop.

Assembly: Microsoft.WindowsMediaServices.dll.

Library: WMSServerTypeLib.dll.

Platform: Windows ServerĀ 2003 family, Windows ServerĀ 2008 family.

See Also


IWMSPlayer Object (C#)

IWMSPlayers Object (C#)

IWMSServer Object (C#)