Term class

Represents a Term or a Keyword in a managed metadata hierarchy.

Inheritance hierarchy


Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Taxonomy
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Taxonomy (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Taxonomy.dll)


Public NotInheritable Class Term _
    Inherits TermSetItem
Dim instance As Term
public sealed class Term : TermSetItem


A Term is stored as a TermSetItem object in the TermStore object. It containsreferences to the parts that define a term set item.

A Term can be reused under different parents. It may have custom properties associated with it. It may have multiple Label objects associated with it for ifferent LCID.

When the IsKeyword property is set to true, the Term represents a Keyword. A Keyword does not have any children and is stored in Keyword TermSet.

Initalize a new instance of this class by using the CreateTerm() method, the static GetTerm method, or by getting it from a TermCollection object.

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


Term members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Taxonomy namespace