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ListViewItem.Clone Method

Creates an identical copy of the item.

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

public virtual Object Clone()

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An object that represents an item that has the same text, image, and subitems associated with it as the cloned item.

Implements

ICloneable.Clone()

You can use this method to create a new instance of the ListViewItem class based on an existing item. Even the subitems of the item being cloned are specified for the new version. This feature is useful if you want to reuse a ListViewItem in more than one 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.
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