SearchScopeEntity Class

The SearchScopeEntity class describes one entry of a search scope. A SearchScopeEntity object can be a content source, an area, or a macro value.



Public Constructors

The following table shows the constructors of the SearchScopeEntity class and a brief description of each.

Name Description
SearchScopeEntity Initializes a new instance of the SearchScopeEntity class.

Public Properties

The following table shows the properties of the SearchScopeEntity class, the data type of each property, and a brief description of each.

Name Data type Description
Type Int32 Gets the type of the SearchScopeEntity object.
Value String Gets either the name of the source/index group, the GUID of the area, or the meta values of the public constant strings.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are safe for multithreaded operations. Instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


A macro value is defined to indicate that either all search scopes are included or that no scopes are included.


Namespace: Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.Search.ObjectModel

Platforms: Microsoft Windows Server 2003

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

Security: Code Access Security