ListView.ListViewItemCollection.Find Method (String, Boolean)


Searches for items whose name matches the specified key, optionally searching subitems.

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

Public Function Find (
	key As String,
	searchAllSubItems As Boolean
) As ListViewItem()


Type: System.String

The item name to search for.

Type: System.Boolean

true to search subitems; otherwise, false.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.ListViewItem()

An array of ListViewItem objects containing the matching items, or an empty array if no items matched.

The key comparison is not case-sensitive. The Name property corresponds to the key for a ListViewItem in the ListView.ListViewItemCollection.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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