ArcObjects Library Reference (GeoDatabase)  

IHistoricalWorkspace.FindHistoricalVersionByName Method

Open a historical version by specifying a historical marker name.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Function FindHistoricalVersionByName ( _
    ByVal historicalMarkerName As String _
) As IHistoricalVersion
public IHistoricalVersion FindHistoricalVersionByName (
    string historicalMarkerName
HRESULT FindHistoricalVersionByName(
  BSTR historicalMarkerName,
  IHistoricalVersion** historicalVersion


historicalMarkerName [in]   historicalMarkerName is a parameter of type BSTR historicalVersion [out, retval]

  historicalVersion is a parameter of type IHistoricalVersion

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


The FindHistoricalVersionByName method can be used to find a historical version by using an existing historical marker. The input string used to locate the historical marker is case sensitive. The "DEFAULT" historical marker is unique and is not case sensitive.

See Also

IHistoricalWorkspace Interface

.NET Related Topics

Finding differences between versions