Expand Minimize

Do not call SPList.Items.Count

Do not call SPList.Items.Count. Use SPList.ItemCount instead.

CheckId SPC050225
TypeName DoNotUseListItemsCount
Severity CriticalWarning
Type Assembly

Replace calls to SPList.Items.Count with SPList.ItemCount.
Bad Practice

SPList list = SPContext.Current.Web.Lists["Pages"];
int count = list.Items.Count;

Good Practice
SPList list = SPContext.Current.Web.Lists["Pages"];
int count = list.ItemCount;

To suppress this violation in managed code add the following attribute to the method which contains the instruction (available since SPCAF version v5.2). Learn more about SuppressMessage here.

// Important: Ensure to have #define CODE_ANALYSIS at the beginning of your .cs file
[SuppressMessage("SPCAF.Rules.BestPracticesGroup", "SPC050225:DoNotUseListItemsCount", Justification = "Provide reason for suppression here")]
Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this documentation and in SPCAF do not necessarily reflect the opinions and recommendations of Microsoft or any member of Microsoft. SPCAF and RENCORE are registered trademarks of Rencore. All other trademarks, service marks, collective marks, copyrights, registered names, and marks used or cited by this documentation are the property of their respective owners.