ListViewItem.Serialize Method

Serializes the item.

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

protected virtual void Serialize (
	SerializationInfo info,
	StreamingContext context
protected void Serialize (
	SerializationInfo info, 
	StreamingContext context
protected function Serialize (
	info : SerializationInfo, 
	context : StreamingContext
Not applicable.



A SerializationInfo that holds the data needed to serialize the item.


A StreamingContext that represents the source and destination of the stream being serialized.

Notes to Inheritors: This method should be overridden if you are going to serialize and deserialize your derived version of this class and your derived class contains state information you want to be serialized and deserialized. You must call the base class implementation of this method in order to ensure that your items are serialized and deserialized properly.

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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