is process active from process ID

Posted on 2007-08-10
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
any one have sample code for returning if a process (from process ID) is active/not hung
Question by:Micki-Weaver
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    Determine if an Application has Stopped Responding
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    Process p = System.Diagnostics.Process.GetProcessById(myProcessID);
         //process is active!
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    by:Jens Fiederer

    will give you the Systems id of whether it is hung or not (really whether the UI has been responsive).

    There is no way to solve the problem correctly in general (see the "Halting Problem").

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