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ListView control can only display 259 characters per column
Article ID: 321104 - View products that this article applies to.
This article was previously published under Q321104
When you add long strings to a ListView control, all of the string is added to the items collection, but the control can only display the first 259 characters of each item.
To display the full text of an item in the ListView control, you can populate a TextBox control with the selected value. For example, the following code populates a TextBox (TextBox1) with the text from the first item that is selected from the ListBox control (ListBox1):
Steps to Reproduce the Behavior
Article ID: 321104 - Last Review: February 12, 2007 - Revision: 2.1