I want to load all FieldValues for a specific ListItem


  public ListItem GetItemById(List SPList, int id, string[] fieldNames)
            using (Ctx)
                ListItem item = SPList.GetItemById(id);
                if (fieldNames != null)
                    foreach (string field in fieldNames)
                        Ctx.Load(item, i => i[field]);
                //Tried below line, doesn't work
                //Ctx.Load(item, i => i.FieldValues);            
                return item;

So in above example i am passing the field names to load, however i want all fields to be loaded.


According to my research, List.GetItemById will naturally return all the fields of the item as well as their values, while other methods of getting a list item will not.

For example: List.GetItemById Will Return Item with All Fields

  • No it doesn't load all values – Kunal Valecha Jul 1 '16 at 12:07

None of the existing answers worked for me. This does:

CamlQuery camlQuery = new CamlQuery();
camlQuery.ViewXml = string.Format("<View Scope=\"RecursiveAll\"><Query><Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='ID' /><Value Type='Number'>{0}</Value></Eq></Where></Query></View>", itemId);
ListItemCollection collListItem = list.GetItems(camlQuery);
      items => items.Include(
          item => item.Id,
          item => item.DisplayName,
          item => item.HasUniqueRoleAssignments,
          item => item.Folder,
          item => item.File,
          item => item.ContentType



try this

var item = list.GetItemById(id);
  • No field values are loaded this way. – Shai Petel Aug 2 '19 at 16:30

One should try following code

var item = list.GetItemById(id);

This will load all the fields of the given list item.

  • 2
    It seems that a list item in this context does not have a Fields collection so it can't be loaded this way. – Colin Gardner Apr 15 '18 at 8:25

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