SPFieldText Class

Represents a field that contains a single line of text.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


<ClientCallableTypeAttribute(Name := "FieldText", ServerTypeId := "{47CBA3A7-3327-4fa1-AC10-73A7A182FE05}")> _
<SubsetCallableTypeAttribute> _
Public Class SPFieldText _
    Inherits SPField
Dim instance As SPFieldText
[ClientCallableTypeAttribute(Name = "FieldText", ServerTypeId = "{47CBA3A7-3327-4fa1-AC10-73A7A182FE05}")]
public class SPFieldText : SPField


If you set properties of the SPFieldText class you must call the Update method for changes to take effect in the database.

An SPFieldText object can be rendered through the TextField server control.

The SPFieldText class corresponds to the Text data type that is specified through the Type attribute of the Field element.

Notes to Inheritors

In SharePoint Foundation, columns based on custom field types are read-only in Datasheet view.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See Also


SPFieldText Members

Microsoft.SharePoint Namespace