Represents the types of comparison for GetLookupEntries and GetLookupEntries or the corresponding asynchronous variants GetLookupEntriesAsync and GetLookupEntriesAsync.

Namespace: ININ.IceLib.People
Assembly: ININ.IceLib.People (in ININ.IceLib.People.dll) Version: (


public enum LookupComparisonType
Visual Basic
Public Enumeration LookupComparisonType


Member nameValueDescription
Exact1The lookup string matches a property exactly.
StartsWith2A property value starts with the lookup string.
Contains3The lookup string is a substring of a property.
Wildcards4 The lookup string contains wildcards. The filter expression may contain wildcard symbols. A "*" will match zero or more characters. A "?" will match any single character. For example "Dev*" would match "Developers", "Development-Asia", and "Devices". "T?m" would match "Tim" and "Tom" but not "Team".


The server always does case insensitive comparisons while doing lookups.

Version Information

Supported for IC Server version 2015 R1 and beyond.
For 4.0, supported for IC Server version 4.0 GA and beyond.
For 3.0, supported for IC Server version 3.0 SU 1 and beyond.

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