How can I use a script to determine the number of processors in a machine?

John Savill

March 29, 2005

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A. You can use a Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) script to easily ascertain the number of processors on a machine. To do so, use these VBScript commands in a script file:

Set oShell = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell")Set oEnv = oShell.Environment("SYSTEM")WScript.Echo oEnv("NUMBER_OF_PROCESSORS")

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