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BaseListBoxControl.GetItemText Method

Gets the text string displayed by the item.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraEditors
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraEditors.v17.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Parameters

index
Type: Int32
An integer value representing the zero-based index of the item.

Return value

Type: String
A string value representing the text displayed within the item. String.Empty if no item is found.

Expanded Remarks

The GetItemText method returns the item's text. If the control is not associated with the data source, the item's text is its value's string representation.

When the control is data bound, it displays the contents of the data source field whose name is specified by the DisplayMember property. If this property is not specified, the control displays values from a data source field whose name is specified by the ValueMember property. If this property is not specified, the item's type string representation is displayed.

If you need to obtain a specific item value, use the GetItemValue method.

Expanded Example

The following sample code handles the DrawItem event to custom paint the items displayed within the ListBoxControl. The odd and even items are painted with different appearance settings. A specific painting is applied to the currently selected item.

The image below shows the result.

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