This macro creates a drag image list for the specified item. You can use this macro or send the LVM_CREATEDRAGIMAGE message explicitly.

HIMAGELIST ListView_CreateDragImage( 
HWND hwnd, 
int iItem,
LPPOINT lpptUpLeft );


  • hwnd
    Handle to the list view control.
  • iItem
    Index of the item.
  • lpptUpLeft
    Long pointer to a POINT structure that receives the initial location of the upper-left corner of the image, in view coordinates.

Return Values

The handle to the drag image list indicates success. NULL indicates failure.




Runs on Versions Defined in Include Link to
Windows CE OS 1.0 and later Commctrl.h    

Note   This API is part of the complete Windows CE OS package as provided by Microsoft. The functionality of a particular platform is determined by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and some devices may not support this API.

 Last updated on Tuesday, July 13, 2004

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