SPList.Ordered property

Gets or sets a Boolean value that specifies whether the option to allow users to reorder items in the list is available on the Edit View page for the list.

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

Public Property Ordered As Boolean
Dim instance As SPList
Dim value As Boolean

value = instance.Ordered

instance.Ordered = value

Property value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the option is available on the Edit View page; otherwise, false.

The Ordered property is true by default for links lists. Setting this property to true for a list of base type Survey, IssueTracking, DocumentLibrary, or DiscussionBoard throws a System.NotSupportedException exception.

The following code example adds to the Edit View page of the specified list the option to allow users to reorder items.

Dim site As SPWeb = SPContext.Current.Web
    Dim list As SPList = site.Lists("List_Name")
    list.Ordered = True
End Try