How to: Add Columns to the Windows Forms ListView Control Using the Designer
The Windows Formscontrol can display multiple columns for each list item when in the Details view. You can use the columns to display several types of information about each list item. For example, a list of files could display the file name, file type, size, and date the file was last modified. For information on populating the columns once they are created, see .
The following procedure requires a Windows Application project with a form containing a ListView control. For information about setting up such a project, seeand .
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To add columns in the designer
In the Properties window, set the control'sproperty to .
In the Properties window, click the Ellipsis button () next to theproperty.
The ColumnHeader Collection Editor appears.
Use the Add button to add new columns. You can then select the column header and set its text (the caption of the column), text alignment, and width.