Export (0) Print
Expand All

SPList.GetItems method (SPQuery, String)

Gets a collection of items from the list based on the specified query and view.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)

Public Function GetItems ( _
	query As SPQuery, _
	viewName As String _
) As SPListItemCollection
Dim instance As SPList
Dim query As SPQuery
Dim viewName As String
Dim returnValue As SPListItemCollection

returnValue = instance.GetItems(query, _


Type: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPQuery

A query that specifies which items to select.

Type: System.String

The GUID that specifies the view. This value must be enclosed in braces ({/}) and all uppercase. This value can be generated by using View.ID.ToString("B").ToUpper().

Return value

Type: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPListItemCollection
The list items.

The properties of the view that is specified by the viewName parameter override the properties that are specified in the query object that is passed through the query parameter. For example, if the query object includes a <Where> tag that specifies only items containing a particular column value, while the view specifies to return all items, this method retrieves all of the items.

© 2014 Microsoft