SPList.AllowEveryoneViewItems Property

Gets or sets a Boolean value specifying whether everyone can view documents in the document library or attachments to items in the list.

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


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

value = instance.AllowEveryoneViewItems

instance.AllowEveryoneViewItems = value
public bool AllowEveryoneViewItems { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the documents or attachments can be viewed by everyone; otherwise, false.


The AllowEveryoneViewItems property does not apply to all list items, but only to documents in document libraries or to attachments in list items. This property only works when users browse directly to a file through the browser, and it has no effect on the rest of the user interface or the object model.

See Also


SPList Class

SPList Members

Microsoft.SharePoint Namespace