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ListView.Alignment Property

Gets or sets the alignment of items in the control.

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

public ListViewAlignment Alignment { get; set; }
/** @property */
public ListViewAlignment get_Alignment ()

/** @property */
public void set_Alignment (ListViewAlignment value)

public function get Alignment () : ListViewAlignment

public function set Alignment (value : ListViewAlignment)

Not applicable.

Property Value

One of the ListViewAlignment values. The default is Top.

Exception typeCondition


The value specified is not one of the ListViewAlignment values.

The Alignment property only affects alignment when the View property is set to LargeIcon or SmallIcon.


This property has no effect with the View property is set to List.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0