WebMoving Method

SPWebEventReceiver.WebMoving Method

Synchronous Before event that occurs before an existing Web site has been renamed or moved to a different parent object.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)
Available in Sandboxed Solutions: Yes
Available in SharePoint Online

public virtual void WebMoving(
	SPWebEventProperties properties


Type: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPWebEventProperties

An SPWebEventProperties object that represents properties of the event handler.


properties is null .

The means for moving and renaming Web sites include the following:

  • Setting the ServerRelativeUrl of a Web site and calling the Update method.

  • Renaming—but not moving to a different parent object—the site in a Web authoring application that is compatible with SharePoint Foundation, such as Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer 2007.

This method supports event cancellation and error messages.

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