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

public bool HoverSelection { get; set; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_HoverSelection ()

/** @property */
public void set_HoverSelection (boolean value)

public function get HoverSelection () : boolean

public function set HoverSelection (value : boolean)

Not applicable.

Property Value

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.

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

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