An array containing the query’s results.
- iOS 5.0+
- macOS 10.4+
- Mac Catalyst 13.0+Beta
- tvOS 9.0+
- watchOS 2.0+
The array is a proxy object that is primarily intended for use with Cocoa bindings. While it is possible to copy the proxy array and receive a “snapshot” of the complete current query results, it is generally not recommended due to performance and memory issues. To access individual result array elements, use the
The array supports Key-value observing, which can be used to be notified when items are added, removed, or updated in the array of results.
By default, this array contains
NSMetadata objects, each of which represents the metadata associated with a file. However, the query’s delegate can substitute these objects with instances of a different class.