Get the SPFieldUserValueCollection values using Client Object Model in SharePoint 2010

In this article we will be seeing how to get the SPFieldUserValueCollection values using a Client Object Model in SharePoint 2010.


I have a custom list named SPList which contains the following columns and data

The MultiUser column is created using a Person or Group field type and Allow Multiple Selections option is enabled.

In this we will see how to get the MultiUser column value for a particular item which is a SPFieldUserValueCollection using a Client Object Model.

Client Object Model:

  • Open Visual Studio 2010.

  • On the File Menu, click on New and then click on Project.

  • Select  theConsole Application template from Installed templates.

  • Check whether the project is targeted to .NET Framework 3.5.

  • Enter the Name for the project and then click on Ok.