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NewsItemCollection.IndexOfName(String) Method

Searches for an item object specified by the value of its NewsItem.Name property and returns the zero-based index of the first occurrence within the item collection.

Namespace: DevExpress.Web

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Web


public int IndexOfName(
    string name


Name Type Description
name String

A String value representing the NewsItem.Name property value of the required item.


Type Description

The zero-based index of the first occurrence of the specified item within the item collection, if found; otherwise, negative one (-1).


The IndexOfName method enables you to determine where an item specified by the NewsItem.Name property value is located within the item collection represented by the current object. The collection of item objects can be accessed via the ASPxNewsControl.Items property of a news control.

This method searches the item collection for the specified item and, if found, returns the index value of the first occurrence. If no instance is found, negative one (-1) is returned. The collection of items is searched forward starting with the first element, and ending with the last one.

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