Microsoft Identity Integration Server 2003 Developer Reference

NumPlaceHolders Method of the MIIS_ManagementAgent Class

The NumPlaceHolders method 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.
string NumPlaceHolders();


This method has no parameters.

Return Values

Returns a string that contains either the number of placeholder objects or one of the values listed in Return Strings.


For more information about placeholder objects, see "Understanding the metaverse and the connector space" in the Microsoft Identity Integration Server 2003 Help.

Example Code

The example given in the Methods topic shows you how to use Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript) to get the number of placeholder objects from all the management agents installed on the server.


Server: Requires Microsoft Identity Integration Server 2003.
Header: Declared in mmswmi.mof.

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