.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+

DefinedNameCollection.GetDefinedName(String) Method

Returns the DefinedName object with the specified DefinedName.Name property value.

Namespace: DevExpress.Spreadsheet

Assembly: DevExpress.Spreadsheet.v20.1.Core.dll


DefinedName GetDefinedName(
    string name
Function GetDefinedName(
    name As String
) As DefinedName


Name Type Description
name String

A String value that is the name of the defined name to be found. This name is specified by the DefinedName.Name property.


Type Description

A DefinedName object that has the specified name. Null (Nothing in VB), if no object with the specified name is found.


Use the GetDefinedName property to get the DefinedName object by its name - a string value (DefinedName.Name) by which the associated cell, range of cells, formula or constant (DefinedName.RefersTo) can be accessed. For detailed information on defined names, refer to the Defined Names document.

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