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Changes the text of a list view item or subitem.

BOOL SetItemText( 
   int nItem, 
   int nSubItem, 
   LPCTSTR lpszText  


Index of the item whose text is to be set.


Index of the subitem, or zero to set the item label.


Pointer to a string that contains the new item text.

Nonzero if successful; otherwise zero.

This method is not intended for use with controls containing the LVS_OWNERDATA window style (in fact, this will cause an assertion in Debug builds). For more information about this list control style, see List-View Controls Overview.

See the example for CListCtrl::InsertItem.

Header: afxcmn.h