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Retrieves the handle of the edit control used to edit a list view item's text.

CEdit* GetEditControl( ) const;

Return Value

If successful, a pointer to the CEdit object that is used to edit the item text; otherwise NULL.


// The pointer to my list view control.
extern CListCtrl* pmyListCtrl;
// The string replacing the text in the edit control.
extern LPCTSTR lpszmyString;

// If possible, replace the text in the label edit control.
CEdit* pEdit = pmyListCtrl->GetEditControl();

if (pEdit != NULL)

See Also

CListCtrl Overview | Class Members | Hierarchy Chart | CListCtrl::EditLabel

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