ViewField.ViewXMLSchemaName Property (Outlook)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns a String value that represents the XML schema name for the property referenced by the ViewField object. Read-only.

expression .ViewXMLSchemaName

expression A variable that represents a ViewField object.

The value of this property contains the name of the property as it is included within the XML definition of the view containing the ViewField object. This value may not match the name used to refer to the property when the ViewField object was defined.

The following Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example iterates through the ViewFields collection of the current TableView object, displaying the label and XML schema names of each ViewField object in the collection.

Private Sub DisplayTableViewFields() 
 Dim objTableView As TableView 
 Dim objViewField As ViewField 
 Dim strOutput As String 
 If Application.ActiveExplorer.CurrentView.ViewType = _ 
 olTableView Then 
 ' Obtain a TableView object reference for the 
 ' current table view. 
 Set objTableView = _ 
 ' Iterate through the ViewFields collection for 
 ' the table view, obtaining the label and the 
 ' XML schema name for each field included in 
 ' the view. 
 For Each objViewField In objTableView.ViewFields 
 With objViewField 
 strOutput = strOutput & .ColumnFormat.Label & _ 
 " (" & .ViewXMLSchemaName & ")" & vbCrLf 
 End With 
 ' Display a dialog box containing the concatenated 
 ' view field information. 
 MsgBox strOutput 
 End If 
End Sub