ActiveReports 16 .NET Edition
GrapeCity.ActiveReports.Core.Rdl Assembly / GrapeCity.ActiveReports.PageReportModel Namespace / NameValidator Class / ValidateName Method
A string value representing the name to validate.
a GrapeCity.ActiveReports.PageReportModel.Validation.NameType enumeration indicating whether the name is for a control, dataset, dataregion or grouping object.

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    ValidateName Method
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    Checks report item names to ensure that they are unique and that they are not empty or null and do not contain invalid characters.
    Syntax
    'Declaration
     
    Public Function ValidateName( _
       ByVal name As String, _
       ByVal nameType As NameType _
    ) As Boolean
    public bool ValidateName( 
       string name,
       NameType nameType
    )

    Parameters

    name
    A string value representing the name to validate.
    nameType
    a GrapeCity.ActiveReports.PageReportModel.Validation.NameType enumeration indicating whether the name is for a control, dataset, dataregion or grouping object.

    Return Value

    Returns true if the name is valid; otherwise false.
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