MVPbkBaseContactField Class Reference

class MVPbkBaseContactField

Virtual Phonebook Base contact field interface. An abstract interface Virtual Phonebook read-only contact fields.

Constructor & Destructor Documentation


~MVPbkBaseContactField ( ) [inline, virtual]


Member Functions Documentation


TAny * BaseContactFieldExtension ( TUid ) [inline, virtual]

Returns an extension point for this interface or NULL.




const MVPbkFieldType * BestMatchingFieldType ( ) const [pure virtual]

Returns the best matching type of the field or NULL if no mapping exists between the native type and virtual phonebook type. This is the same as looping MatchFieldType from priority 0 and getting the first matched type.


const MVPbkContactFieldData & FieldData ( ) const [pure virtual]

Returns this field's data storage (read-only). The actual data type can be get using the static Cast functions in actual classes.

MVPbkContactFieldTextData MVPbkContactFieldBinaryData MVPbkContactFieldDateTimeData

IsSame(const MVPbkBaseContactField &)

TBool IsSame ( const MVPbkBaseContactField & aOther ) const [pure virtual]

Returns true if this field is the same as another field in the contact instance. Doesn't work for fields from different contact instances. Always use this method instead of direct pointer comparison.


const MVPbkBaseContactField & aOther another field inside the contact


const MVPbkFieldType * MatchFieldType ( TInt aMatchPriority ) const [pure virtual]

Returns this field's type or NULL if no mapping exists between the native type and virtual phonebook type.


TInt aMatchPriority matching priority to use.


MVPbkBaseContact & ParentContact ( ) const [pure virtual]

Returns the parent contact where this field is from.