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ListViewHitTestLocations Enumeration
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ListViewHitTestLocations Enumeration

Defines constants that represent areas in a ListView or ListViewItem.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

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

[FlagsAttribute]
public enum ListViewHitTestLocations

Member nameDescription
AboveClientAreaA position above the client portion of a ListView control.
BelowClientAreaA position below the client portion of a ListView control.
ImageA position within the bounds of an image contained in a ListView or ListViewItem.
LabelA position within the bounds of a text area contained in a ListView or ListViewItem.
LeftOfClientAreaA position to the left of the client portion of a ListView control.
NoneA position outside the bounds of a ListViewItem
RightOfClientAreaA position to the right of the client portion of a ListView control.
StateImageA position within the bounds of an image associated with a ListViewItem that indicates the state of the item.

The ListViewHitTestLocations enumeration is used by the ListViewHitTestInfo class.

The following code example demonstrates using the HitTest method to determine the location of a MouseDown event in a ListView. To run this code, paste it into a Windows Form that contains a ListView named listView1 that is populated with items. Associate the MouseDown event for listview1 and the form with the HandleMouseDown method in this example.

void HandleMouseDown(object sender, MouseEventArgs e)
{
    ListViewHitTestInfo info = listView1.HitTest(e.X, e.Y);
    MessageBox.Show(info.Location.ToString());
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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