Form.MainMenuStrip Property


Gets or sets the primary menu container for the form.

 property System::Windows::Forms::MenuStrip ^ MainMenuStrip { System::Windows::Forms::MenuStrip ^ get(); void set(System::Windows::Forms::MenuStrip ^ value); };
public System.Windows.Forms.MenuStrip MainMenuStrip { get; set; }
public System.Windows.Forms.MenuStrip? MainMenuStrip { get; set; }
member this.MainMenuStrip : System.Windows.Forms.MenuStrip with get, set
Public Property MainMenuStrip As MenuStrip

Property Value


A MenuStrip that represents the container for the menu structure of the form. The default is null.



In addition to setting the MainMenuStrip property, you must Add the MenuStrip control to the Controls collection of the form.

The MenuStrip class supersedes the MainMenu class in previous versions of the .NET Framework.

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