6 views.module views_get_view_result($name, $display_id = NULL)
7 views.module views_get_view_result($name, $display_id = NULL)
8 views.module views_get_view_result($name, $display_id = NULL)

Get the result of a view.


string $name: The name of the view to retrieve the data from.

string $display_id: The display id. On the edit page for the view in question, you'll find a list of displays at the left side of the control area. "Master" will be at the top of that list. Hover your cursor over the name of the display you want to use. An URL will appear in the status bar of your browser. This is usually at the bottom of the window, in the chrome. Everything after #views-tab- is the display ID, e.g. page_1.

...: Any additional parameters will be passed as arguments.

Return value

array An array containing an object for each view item.


contributions/views/views.module, line 2221
Primarily Drupal hooks and global API functions to manipulate views.


function views_get_view_result($name, $display_id = NULL) {
  $args = func_get_args();
  array_shift($args); // remove $name
  if (count($args)) {
    array_shift($args); // remove $display_id

  $view = views_get_view($name);
  if (is_object($view)) {
    if (is_array($args)) {
    if (is_string($display_id)) {
    else {
    return $view->result;
  else {
    return array();