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ListViewItem Constructor (String[], String, Color, Color, Font, ListViewGroup)

Initializes a new instance of the ListViewItem class with the subitems containing the specified text, image, colors, font, and group.

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

public ListViewItem(
	string[] items,
	string imageKey,
	Color foreColor,
	Color backColor,
	Font font,
	ListViewGroup group


Type: System.String[]
An array of strings that represents the text of the subitems for the ListViewItem.
Type: System.String
The name of the image within the ImageList of the owning ListView to display in the item.
Type: System.Drawing.Color
A Color that represents the foreground color of the item.
Type: System.Drawing.Color
A Color that represents the background color of the item.
Type: System.Drawing.Font
A Font to apply to the item text.
Type: System.Windows.Forms.ListViewGroup
The ListViewGroup to assign the item to.

This version of the constructor allows you to specify the group to which an item belongs.

The imageKey parameter specifies an image in the ImageList associated with the owning ListView control, which can be accessed with the ImageList property.


ListView groups are only available on Windows XP and the Windows Server 2003 family (Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003). For more information, see the ListViewGroup overview topic.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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