Ok. going to ask this different. so what i have is my xml layout with a listview in it. i then have that listview tied to a string-array so that i get the items i want threw the string. now i have a list, and the items can be pressed and stuff, but how do i tell each item what to do when i press it? they dont seem to have an id and everything ive tried so far wont give them an id. can anyone help? any ideas please. old question Can anyone help me? Im working with ListViews and am trying to figure out how to code the entries. How do i make the entries in my list to be like buttons? Where when one is clicked it will direct you to another screen. Thanks.