IWMSServerCurrentCounters.StreamingPlayers (C#)

The StreamingPlayers property retrieves the total number of players receiving streamed content.

int = IWMSServerCurrentCounters.StreamingPlayers;

Property Value

int containing the number of players.


This property is read-only. Clients that have stopped or paused rendering the stream are not included in the count.


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

// Declare variables.
WMSServer                    Server;
IWMSServerCurrentCounters    CurrentCounters;

int                         iValue;

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

    // Retrieve a list of current statistics for the server.
    CurrentCounters = Server.CurrentCounters;

    // Retrieve the current number of connected clients
    // that are currently streaming.
    iValue = CurrentCounters.StreamingPlayers;
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


IWMSServerCurrentCounters Object (C#)