SPListDataSource class

Provides information about an external list.

Inheritance hierarchy


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


Public NotInheritable Class SPListDataSource
Dim instance As SPListDataSource
public sealed class SPListDataSource


This class serves as the bridge between SPList and an external list. Use the associated SPList to retrieve entity fields and data.

Retrieve an instance of SPListDataSource from the HasExternalDataSource property. When HasExternalDataSource is not null, the SPList object's data is external to Microsoft SharePoint Foundation.

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


SPListDataSource members

Microsoft.SharePoint namespace