Chapter 15. Advanced Searching
The previous chapter covered restrictions in detail. Restrictions are great for retrieving only those records that are interesting to you. However, other features of FindItem and FindFolder might also be of interest to you. In addition to these other features, this chapter covers search folders.
Let’s say that you are writing an application with a user interface, and you want to display a list of subfolders within a given folder. Let’s also assume that there are no bounds to how many folders can be contained within a given folder. How are you going to display all of those folders? What if you happen to have 10,000 subfolders? Would you like to wait for that request to come back? Most likely, you would not try ...