how can I check to see if a process is running from a vb .net service

Hi There,

I was wondering how I can check to see if a process is running in windows and if it is then kill it?

Sean - thanks in advance

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Hi bullrout,
Dim p As Process() = System.Diagnostics.Process.GetProcessesByName("iexplore")
To get all instances of IE
or just
Dim p As Process() = System.Diagnostics.Process.GetProcesses()
for all processes


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Afterwords you can do
Or if you want to shut it down gracefully and it is a Window based application, you can do
bullroutAuthor Commented:
Hi There,

I forgot about this one sorry :)

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