Design Time

To start using RadListView just drag it from the toolbox and drop it at the form.

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Smart Tag

Select RadListView and click the small arrow on the top right position in order to open the Smart Tag.

Fig.1 Smart Tag

WinForms RadListView Smart Tag

  • Common Tasks

    • New Theme Manager: Adds a new RadThemeManager component to the form.

    • Edit UI elements: Opens a dialog that displays the Element Hierarchy Editor. This editor lets you browse all the elements in the control.

    Figure 2: Element hierarchy editor

    WinForms RadListView Element Hierarchy Editor

    • Theme Name: Select a theme name from the drop down list of themes available for that control. Selecting a theme allows you to change all aspects of the controls visual style at one time.
  • RadListView Specific Actions:

    • View: Specifies the ViewType.

    • Edit Items: Opens the ListViewDataItem Collection Editor.

    Figure 3: ListViewDataItem Collection Editor

    WinForms RadListView ListViewDataItem Collection Editor

    • Edit Columns: Opens the ListViewDetailColumn Collection Editor.

    • Edit Groups: Opens the ListViewDataItemGroup Collection Editor.

    • Dock in parent container: Docks to the parent container to fill the entire space.

  • DataBinding:

    • Choose DataSource: Specifies the DataSource.

    • Choose DisplayMember: Specifies the DisplayMember.

    • Choose ValueMember: Specifies the ValueMember.

    • Choose CheckedMember: Specifies the CheckedMember.

  • Learning Center: Navigate to the Telerik help, code library projects or support forum.

  • Search: Search the Telerik site for a given string.

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