ReportingService2010.GetSubscriptionProperties Method

Returns the properties of a specified subscription.

Namespace:  ReportService2010
Assembly:  ReportService2010 (in ReportService2010.dll)


<SoapDocumentMethodAttribute("", RequestNamespace := "",  _
    ResponseNamespace := "",  _
    Use := SoapBindingUse.Literal, ParameterStyle := SoapParameterStyle.Wrapped)> _
<SoapHeaderAttribute("TrustedUserHeaderValue")> _
<SoapHeaderAttribute("ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction := SoapHeaderDirection.Out)> _
Public Function GetSubscriptionProperties ( _
    SubscriptionID As String, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef ExtensionSettings As ExtensionSettings, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef Description As String, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef Active As ActiveState, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef Status As String, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef EventType As String, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef MatchData As String, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef Parameters As ParameterValue() _
) As String
Dim instance As ReportingService2010
Dim SubscriptionID As String
Dim ExtensionSettings As ExtensionSettings
Dim Description As String
Dim Active As ActiveState
Dim Status As String
Dim EventType As String
Dim MatchData As String
Dim Parameters As ParameterValue()
Dim returnValue As String

returnValue = instance.GetSubscriptionProperties(SubscriptionID, _
    ExtensionSettings, Description, _
    Active, Status, EventType, MatchData, _
[SoapDocumentMethodAttribute("", RequestNamespace = "", 
    ResponseNamespace = "", 
    Use = SoapBindingUse.Literal, ParameterStyle = SoapParameterStyle.Wrapped)]
[SoapHeaderAttribute("ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction = SoapHeaderDirection.Out)]
public string GetSubscriptionProperties(
    string SubscriptionID,
    out ExtensionSettings ExtensionSettings,
    out string Description,
    out ActiveState Active,
    out string Status,
    out string EventType,
    out string MatchData,
    out ParameterValue[] Parameters
[SoapDocumentMethodAttribute(L"", RequestNamespace = L"", 
    ResponseNamespace = L"", 
    Use = SoapBindingUse::Literal, ParameterStyle = SoapParameterStyle::Wrapped)]
[SoapHeaderAttribute(L"ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction = SoapHeaderDirection::Out)]
String^ GetSubscriptionProperties(
    String^ SubscriptionID, 
    [OutAttribute] ExtensionSettings^% ExtensionSettings, 
    [OutAttribute] String^% Description, 
    [OutAttribute] ActiveState^% Active, 
    [OutAttribute] String^% Status, 
    [OutAttribute] String^% EventType, 
    [OutAttribute] String^% MatchData, 
    [OutAttribute] array<ParameterValue^>^% Parameters
[<SoapDocumentMethodAttribute("", RequestNamespace = "", 
    ResponseNamespace = "", 
    Use = SoapBindingUse.Literal, ParameterStyle = SoapParameterStyle.Wrapped)>]
[<SoapHeaderAttribute("ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction = SoapHeaderDirection.Out)>]
member GetSubscriptionProperties : 
        SubscriptionID:string * 
        ExtensionSettings:ExtensionSettings byref * 
        Description:string byref * 
        Active:ActiveState byref * 
        Status:string byref * 
        EventType:string byref * 
        MatchData:string byref * 
        Parameters:ParameterValue[] byref -> string 
public function GetSubscriptionProperties(
    SubscriptionID : String, 
    ExtensionSettings : ExtensionSettings, 
    Description : String, 
    Active : ActiveState, 
    Status : String, 
    EventType : String, 
    MatchData : String, 
    Parameters : ParameterValue[]
) : String


  • Description
    Type: System.String%
    [out] A meaningful description that is displayed to users.
  • Status
    Type: System.String%
    [out] The status of the subscription.
  • EventType
    Type: System.String%
    [out] The type of event that triggers the subscription.
  • MatchData
    Type: System.String%
    [out] The data that is associated with the specified type of event. This is used by an event processing extension to match the subscription with an event that has occurred.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The user ID for the owner of the subscription.


The table below shows header and permissions information on this operation.

SOAP Header Usage

(In) TrustedUserHeaderValue

(Out) ServerInfoHeaderValue

Native Mode Required Permissions

(ReadSubscription on the report AND the user is the subscription owner) OR ReadAnySubscription

SharePoint Mode Required Permissions

ManageAlerts() OR (CreateAlerts() AND the user is the subscription owner)


using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.IO;
using System.Text;
using System.Web;
using System.Web.Services;
using System.Web.Services.Protocols;

class Sample
    static void Main(string[] args)
        ReportingService2010 rs = new ReportingService2010();
        rs.Url = "http://<Server Name>" +
        rs.Credentials = 

        ExtensionSettings extSettings;
        string desc;
        ActiveState active;
        string status;
        string eventType;
        string matchData;
        ParameterValue[] values = null;
        Subscription[] subscriptions = null;
        ParameterValueOrFieldReference[] extensionParams = null;

            subscriptions = 
                rs.ListSubscriptions("http://<Server Name>");

            if (subscriptions != null)
                    subscriptions[0].SubscriptionID, out extSettings,
                    out desc, out active, out status, out eventType, 
                    out matchData, out values);

                Console.WriteLine("Description: {0}", desc);
                Console.WriteLine("Status: {0}", status);
                Console.WriteLine("EventType: {0}", eventType);
                Console.WriteLine("matchData: {0}", matchData);
                Console.WriteLine("Extension: {0}", 

                extensionParams = extSettings.ParameterValues;

                if (extensionParams != null)
                    foreach (ParameterValueOrFieldReference 
                        extensionParam in extensionParams)
                            + ": " + ((ParameterValue)

                if (values != null)
                    foreach (ParameterValue pv in values)
                        Console.WriteLine("Name: {0}", pv.Name);
                        Console.WriteLine("Value: {0}", pv.Value);
        catch (SoapException e)
Imports System
Imports System.IO
Imports System.Text
Imports System.Web.Services
Imports System.Web.Services.Protocols

Class Sample

    Public Shared Sub Main()

        Dim rs As New ReportingService2010()
        rs.Url = "http://<Server Name>/_vti_bin/ReportServer/ReportService2010.asmx"
        rs.Credentials = System.Net.CredentialCache.DefaultCredentials

        Dim extSettings As ExtensionSettings
        Dim desc As String
        Dim active As ActiveState
        Dim status As String
        Dim eventType As String
        Dim matchData As String
        Dim values As ParameterValue() = Nothing
        Dim subscriptions As Subscription() = Nothing
        Dim extensionParams As ParameterValueOrFieldReference() = Nothing

            Dim site As String = "http://<Server Name>"

            subscriptions = rs.ListSubscriptions(site)

            If Not (subscriptions Is Nothing) Then
                rs.GetSubscriptionProperties( _
                    subscriptions(0).SubscriptionID, extSettings, _
                    desc, active, status, eventType, matchData, _

                Console.WriteLine("Description: {0}", desc)
                Console.WriteLine("Status: {0}", status)
                Console.WriteLine("EventType: {0}", eventType)
                Console.WriteLine("matchData: {0}", matchData)
                Console.WriteLine("Extension: {0}", _

                extensionParams = extSettings.ParameterValues

                If Not (extensionParams Is Nothing) Then
                    Dim extensionParam As _
                    For Each extensionParam In extensionParams
                        Console.WriteLine((CType(extensionParam, _
                            ParameterValue).Name + ": " + _
                            CType(extensionParam, ParameterValue).Value))
                    Next extensionParam
                End If

                If Not (values Is Nothing) Then
                    Dim pv As ParameterValue
                    For Each pv In values
                        Console.WriteLine("Name: {0}", pv.Name)
                        Console.WriteLine("Value: {0}", pv.Value)
                    Next pv
                End If
            End If

        Catch e As SoapException
        End Try

    End Sub

End Class