ListView.BackgroundImageLayout Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

This property supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Gets or sets an ImageLayout value.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in

virtual property ImageLayout BackgroundImageLayout {
	ImageLayout get () override;
	void set (ImageLayout value) override;
/** @property */
public ImageLayout get_BackgroundImageLayout ()

/** @property */
public void set_BackgroundImageLayout (ImageLayout value)

public override function get BackgroundImageLayout () : ImageLayout

public override function set BackgroundImageLayout (value : ImageLayout)

Property Value

One of the ImageLayout values.

Exception typeCondition


The value specified is not one of the ImageLayout values.

This property has no effect on the layout of the background image of the ListView control, therefore it is not shown in the designer or by Intellisense.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0