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ListView.CreateInsertItem Method

Creates an insert item in the ListView control.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web.Extensions (in System.Web.Extensions.dll)

protected virtual ListViewItem CreateInsertItem()

Return Value

Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.ListViewItem
The insert item that was created.


The ListView control does not have an InsertItemTemplate template specified.

The CreateInsertItem method is a helper method that is called by the ListView control to create an insert item. An insert item is a ListViewItem object whose ItemType is equal to ListViewItemType.InsertItem.


This method is primarily used by control developers to extend the ListView control.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5