Retrieve Custom Field from Event Module - General Discussions - General Discussions - Progress Community
 General Discussions

Retrieve Custom Field from Event Module

  • Retrieve Custom Field from Event Module
  • Hello,

    I´m using sitefinity 8.2 version in a MVC asp.net aplication where I have created two custom fields in Events built-in module.

    When I bring a detailed single event I can see all its properties including the image etc.

    But after I try all possible tutorials to bring the custom fields that I have created it always returns null.

    For example:

    EventsManager eventsManager = EventsManager.GetManager();
    Event item = eventsManager.GetEvents().Where(ev => ev.UrlName == itemName).FirstOrDefault(); // it works and bring the single item

    How can I query the two custom fields created ?

     


  • Hi,

    Manually add
    using Telerik.Sitefinity.Model;
    to make available the extension methods GetValue and SetValue extension methods.

    Get the custom fields like this
    EventsManager eventsManager = EventsManager.GetManager();
               Event item = eventsManager.GetEvents().Where(ev => ev.GetValue<decimal>("VisitorsCount") == 12).FirstOrDefault();
     
     
               var testFieldvalue = item.GetValue("Testfield");
               item.SetValue("TestField", "new value");

    Regards,
    Stanislav Velikov
    Telerik
     
    Do you want to have your say in the Sitefinity development roadmap? Do you want to know when a feature you requested is added or when a bug fixed? Explore the Telerik Sitefinity CMS Ideas&Feedback Portal and vote to affect the priority of the items