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How Do I Write ListView items to a text file?

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Hello,

I'm having trouble writing the contents of a ListView Control, one line at a time, to a text file.

I am able to write the lines of a ListBox Control to a text file using the code below, but the same will not work for a ListView control even if there are no subitems.

In my application I must use the ListView control because I must have several columns.


Can anyone help me with this?





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  2. Public Class Form1
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  4.     Private Sub Button1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Button1.Click
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  6.         Dim objFile As New System.IO.StreamWriter("C:\Test.txt")
  7.         Dim intcounter As Long = ListBox1.Items.Count
  8.         For intcounter = 0 To ListBox1.Items.Count - 1
  9.             objFile.WriteLine(Listbox1.Items(intcounter).ToString)
  10.         Next intcounter
  11.         objFile.Close()
  12.     End Sub
  13. End Class
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Jan 5 '13 #1
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Rabbit
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With listview controls, you can use the GetItemAt(x,y) method to get the data from a certain row and column.
Jan 7 '13 #2

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