wSelected Property (Specific to Win32ListView Controls)

Applies to TestComplete 15.63, last modified on April 10, 2024


Use the wSelected property to know whether the item is selected or not.


TestObj.wSelected(Item, SubItem)

Read-Only Property Boolean
TestObj A variable, parameter or expression that specifies a reference to one of the objects listed in the Applies To section
Item [in]    Required    Variant    
SubItem [in]    Optional    Variant Default value: 0   

Applies To

The property is applied to the following object:

View Mode

This property is available in the Object Browser panel and in other panels and dialogs in both Basic and Advanced view modes.


The property has the following parameters:


Specifies the desired item. You can enter the item’s index (from 0) or its caption. The caption can contain asterisk (*) or question mark (?) wildcards or regular expressions. The asterisk (*) corresponds to a string of any length (including an empty string), the question mark corresponds to any single character (including none). To specify more complicated parts of a caption, use regular expressions.

The caption can be case-sensitive or case-insensitive depending on the value of the Use case-sensitive parameters project setting.


Specifies the caption or zero-based index of the subitem for the Item

Property Value

True if the Item is selected and False otherwise.


If you use Python or DelphiScript, you should enclose the parameters of the wSelected property in square brackets: wSelected[Item, SubItem].

To obtain a list of selected items use the wSelectedItems property. To select the list view item use the SelectItem action.


To view an example that demonstrates how to use the wSelected property, see Checking List View Items' State in Desktop Windows Applications.

See Also

Checking List View Items' State in Desktop Windows Applications
wChecked Property (ListView Controls)
wFocused Property (ListView Controls)
wSelectedItems Property
SelectItem Action (Specific to Win32ListView Controls)

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