SPList.SaveAsNewView method

SharePoint 2013

First tries to find if the view already exists. Overwrite it if yes, add a new view if no. Then extract all the adhoc filter/sort info from the URL and build and update the view's xml Returns the url of the new/overwritten view.

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

public string SaveAsNewView(
	string oldName,
	string newName,
	bool privateView,
	Uri uri


Type: System.String

The name of the view the user did the adhoc filter on (is currently on).

Type: System.String

The desired name the user typed

Type: System.Boolean

Boolean true when the user wants make a new view that's personal

Type: System.Uri

Url that keeps all the adhoc filter/sort inforatmion

Return value

Type: System.String
The url of the new/overwritten view