Parent Property (PISDK objects)

                

 

The Parent property returns a reference to the object that is the logical parent of the object containing the property. The property is Read-Only.

 

Syntax

object.Parent

The object placeholder represents an object expression that evaluates to an object in the Applies To list.

 

Remarks

The Parent property can be used to navigate upwards through the hierarchy of PI-SDK objects. The following table shows some typical parent relationships.

Object/Collection

Description

AttributeSets

PointClass object or Server object

PIContexts

Server

PIGroups

Server

PIPoint

Server

PIUsers

Server

PointAttribute

PointAttributes collection

PointAttributes

PIPoint object or PointClass object or AttributeSets collection

PointClass

PointClasses collection

PointClasses

Server

Server

Servers collection

Servers

PISDK application object

StateSet

StateSets collection

StateSets

Server

ServerVersion

Server

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