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listview  "Column name"  Font Change in C# windows form

Posted on 2007-11-14
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i want the listview colmn name to be of font 8 and i want the rest of the rows to be of 12 font can any one can help me abt this
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Question by:kranthi4uonly
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by:RedKelvin
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Hi there,
I think you will need to start with this,
http://www.codeproject.com/cs/miscctrl/customheader.asp
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Ok, sorry disregard that,

you need to set ownerDraw for your listview to true, and subscribe to the DrawColumnHeader event

            this.listView1.OwnerDraw = true;
            this.listView1.DrawColumnHeader += new DrawListViewColumnHeaderEventHandler(listView1_DrawColumnHeader);

and define the event

        void listView1_DrawColumnHeader(object sender, DrawListViewColumnHeaderEventArgs e)
        {
            using (StringFormat sf = new StringFormat())
            {
                // Draw the header text.
                using (Font headerFont = new Font("Helvetica", 8, FontStyle.Bold))
                {
                    e.Graphics.DrawString(e.Header.Text, headerFont,
                        Brushes.Black, e.Bounds, sf);
                }
            }
        }

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.forms.listview.drawcolumnheader.aspx
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