how can i compare a subitem from my listview1 to my listview2 subitem, like for ex. subitem(3)??

If I understand correctly, yes you can compare subitems just like comparing textboxes.

ListView1.Items(0).SubItems(3).Text = ListView2.Items(0).SubItems(3).Text

If I understand correctly, yes you can compare subitems just like comparing textboxes.

ListView1.Items(0).SubItems(3).Text = ListView2.Items(0).SubItems(3).Text

thanks, ill try it. thanks again..