Get application processID in Visual Studio 2008

Posted on 2009-07-09
Last Modified: 2013-11-27
I need to get processid from process name.

ex: runing blabla.exe , i want to get PID blabla.exe and write to textbox.
Question by:Gknrsy
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Can you check if this gives what you want
c#-code: System.Diagnostics.Process.GetProcessesByName("process name")[0].Id;System.Diagnostics.Process.GetProcessesByName("process name")[0].Id;

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i tried but not working
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Did you get an error ?
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Author Comment

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   If Process.GetProcessesByName("iexplore").Length > 0 Then
            Dim abc As System.Diagnostics.Process = System.Diagnostics.Process.GetProcessesByName("iexplore")[0].Id

error: identifier expected
          abc not declared
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2 Solutions :)

1. Dim abc As System.Diagnostics.Process = System.Diagnostics.Process.GetProcessesByName("iexplore")(0)

2. Dim abc As Integer = System.Diagnostics.Process.GetProcessesByName("iexplore")(0).Id

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Thank you very much :)

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