Returns the number of placeholder objects. To use this method, you must be logged on as a member of the MIISBrowse, MIISOperators, or MIISAdmins security group.
mof string NumPlaceHolders();
Name : NumPlaceHolders
Returns a string that contains either the number of placeholder objects or one of the values that are listed in WMI Provider Return Strings.
For more information about placeholder objects, see "Understanding the metaverse and the connector space" in the Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (FIM) Help.
The example in Methods shows how to use Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript) to get the number of placeholder objects from all the management agents that are installed on the server.
Forefront Identity Manager Synchronization Service 2010