ListView.FindNearestItem Method (SearchDirectionHint, Point)

Finds the next item from the given point, searching in the specified direction

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

public ListViewItem FindNearestItem(
	SearchDirectionHint dir,
	Point point
)

Parameters

dir
Type: System.Windows.Forms.SearchDirectionHint
One of the SearchDirectionHint values.
point
Type: System.Drawing.Point
The point at which to begin searching.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.ListViewItem
The ListViewItem that is closest to the given point, searching in the specified direction.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

View is set to a value other than SmallIcon or LargeIcon.

The FindNearestItem method returns null if no item is found in the given direction. Identifying the nearest item can vary depending on the operating system the application is running on, and will affect the results of FindNearestItem.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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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