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ListView.HoverSelection Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether an item is automatically selected when the mouse pointer remains over the item for a few seconds.

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

public bool HoverSelection { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if an item is automatically selected when the mouse pointer hovers over it; otherwise, false. The default is false.

When this property is set to true, the user can point to an item in the ListView control to select the item. Multiple items can be selected (when the MultiSelect property is set to true) by holding down the CTRL key while pointing to each item. You can use this feature to provide an easier method for the user of your application to select items in the ListView control.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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.