Project.GetObjectMatchingID Method (Project)

Returns the matching identification name of an object.


expression. GetObjectMatchingID( _ObjectType_, _ObjectName_ )

expression A variable that represents a Project object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
ObjectType Required Long The type of object. Can be one of the PjOrganizer constants.
ObjectName Required String Display name of the object.

Return value



You can use the GetObjectMatchingID method to get the display name in a multilanguage environment that uses Object Matching Identifier (OMID) fields. For more information, see the UseOMIDs property.


The following example gets the Matching ID of a View object with the display name "My Gantt Chart".

MsgBox(ActiveProject.GetObjectMatchingID(pjView, "Gantt Chart"))