Retrieve an article from the server.
object.GetArticle( Article, Message,
- Number of the article to retrieve from the server, or a string
that specifies the message ID of the article to retrieve. If an
article number is specified, this value must be greater than zero.
The first available article in the newsgroup can be determined by
checking the value of the FirstArticle property. The last
available article in the newsgroup is returned by the
- A string or byte array which will contain the data transferred
from the server when the method returns.
- An optional integer value which specifies one or more options.
This argument is reserved for future use and should be
A value of zero is returned if the method succeeds.
Otherwise, a non-zero error code is returned which indicates the
cause of the failure.
The GetArticle method is used to retrieve an article from
the server and copy it into a local buffer. This method will cause
the current thread to block until the article transfer completes, a
timeout occurs or the transfer is canceled. During the transfer, the
OnProgress event will fire periodically, enabling the
application to update any user interface objects such as a progress