I want to pass a parameter between two separate web parts I am developing. In my 'Detail' webpart i need to build a CAML query to display the correct profile based on their name.

pdquery.Query = "<Where>"+
                       "<FieldRef Name='Name'/>"+
                       "<Value Type='Text'>{parameter}</Value>"+

not sure how i get the parameter into the Query...is this even possible?


Erm - you can just concatenate it into the string?

pdquery.Query = "<Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='Name'/><Value Type='Text'>"
                  + yourParameter + "</Value></Eq></Where>"
  • 2
    where yourParameter = Page.Request.QueryString["yourParameter"] Oct 11 '12 at 19:05
  • Yes ended up getting it about 5 minutes after I posted! Why it took me an hour to work that out I'll never know...
    – Stephen
    Oct 12 '12 at 9:25

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