Editing item programmatically


Normally an edit is initiated when a user clicks on an item that already has the focus. Suppose, you want to start the edit when the user clicks a button, here is the code to start the edit.
m_listctrl.SetFocus();
m_listctrl.EditLabel(nItem);
You should remember to SetFocus() if the listview control does not already have the focus. Of course, for this to work, the listview control should have the LVM_EDITLABEL style.
 



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  • Edit not initialized or empty rows

    Posted by Legacy on 07/08/1999 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Nicola Genchi

    Hello!I found very interesting and useful the articles about this matter. But the code I have been downloading doesn't let me edit the subitems of the rows not initialized. If one of the subitems has already value it works otherwise I don't have the possibility to enter value in the subitems! I would be grteaful of any help!!

    Thanks Nicola

    Reply
  • selected item

    Posted by Legacy on 05/21/1999 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Liping Gao

    How do you let program know you selected item of list? I can not find any clue from all of your articls here? But this is critical. Without knowing selected item you can do nothing?

    Thanks,


    Reply
  • how do I finish editing when press ENTER?

    Posted by Legacy on 05/14/1999 12:00am

    Originally posted by: xyjiang

    In the code above, we can in_place edit the label
    
    of a listview control. But the editing only finish
    when you click your mouse. How can it finish when
    I press ENTER down?

    Thanks!

    Reply
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