SPFieldMultiLineText class

Represents a text field that can contain multiple lines.

Inheritance hierarchy


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


Public Class SPFieldMultiLineText _
    Inherits SPField
Dim instance As SPFieldMultiLineText
public class SPFieldMultiLineText : SPField


If you set properties of the SPFieldMultiLineText class, you must call the Update method for changes to take effect in the database.

The SPFieldMultiLineText class corresponds to the Note data type that is specified through the Type attribute of the Field element.

Notes to inheritors

In SharePoint Foundation, columns based on custom field types are read-only in Datasheet view.

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


SPFieldMultiLineText members

Microsoft.SharePoint namespace