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How to kill process my application has started

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 30, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework
Hi,  I've got a windows forms application that opens instances of another application through a WebBrowser control. On exit / exception I want to make sure that 3rd party application closes.    The following code kills the app ok but I want to make sure it will only end the process if it was started by my application   string processName = "Plugin"; Process[] processes = Process.GetProcessesByName(processName); foreach (Process process in processes) { process.Kill(); } Does processes consider all processes or just those started by my application? On testing it seems to close all. Thanks, Ian

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