Read Fields

Read Fields

Controls featured in this example:

  • Sitecore Web Control

Classes featured in this example:

  • Sitecore.Collections.FieldCollection
  • Sitecore.Context
  • Sitecore.Data.Items.Item

Read Fields C# Web Control Code

Sitecore.Data.Items.Item item = Sitecore.Context.Item;
if (item == null) return;

Sitecore.Collections.FieldCollection fields = item.Fields;
if (fields == null) return;

output.AddAttribute(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterAttribute.Style, "font-weight:bold; width:100%; clear:both");
output.RenderBeginTag(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterTag.Div);
output.Write("C# Web Control Real-time Output");
output.RenderEndTag();

output.AddAttribute(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterAttribute.Style, "font-size:x-small; width:100%; clear:both");
output.RenderBeginTag(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterTag.Div);

output.AddAttribute(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterAttribute.Style, "font-weight:bold");
output.RenderBeginTag(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterTag.P);
//using : for colon and   for space
output.Write("{0}: {1}", "Item", item.DisplayName);
output.RenderEndTag(); //P

foreach (Sitecore.Data.Fields.Field field in fields)
{
    //remove fields that contain verbose content
    if (field.Name != "Image" && field.Name != "Info" && field.Name != "CSharp Web Control Code")
        output.Write("{0}&#58;&#160;{1}", field.Name, "<b>" + field.Value + "</b><br/>");
}

output.RenderEndTag(); //Div

Notes

  • Compare with output from ReadAllFields page
  • The ReadAllFields page contains the Sitecore.Context.Item.Fields.ReadAll() method