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SPSite.OpenWeb method (String, Boolean)

Returns the Web site that is located at the specified server-relative or site-relative URL based on a Boolean value that specifies whether the exact URL must be supplied.

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


Public Function OpenWeb ( _
    strUrl As String, _
    requireExactUrl As Boolean _
) As SPWeb
Dim instance As SPSite
Dim strUrl As String
Dim requireExactUrl As Boolean
Dim returnValue As SPWeb

returnValue = instance.OpenWeb(strUrl, _
public SPWeb OpenWeb(
    string strUrl,
    bool requireExactUrl


  • strUrl
    Type: System.String

    A string that contains either the server-relative or site-relative URL of the Web site or of an object within the Web site. A server-relative URL begins with a forward slash ("/"), while a site-relative URL does not begin with a forward slash.

  • requireExactUrl
    Type: System.Boolean

    true if an exact URL must be supplied; otherwise false.

Return value

Type: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPWeb
An SPWeb object that represents the Web site.

See also


SPSite class

SPSite members

OpenWeb overload

Microsoft.SharePoint namespace