ToolStripDropDown.Show Method

Displays the ToolStripDropDown control in its default position.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public void Show()

The following code example demonstrates how to display the ToolStripDropDown control at its default position.

// This method calls the ToolStripDropDown control's Show  
// method to display the ContextMenuStrip in its  
// default location. 
private void showButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
{
    this.contextMenuStrip1.Show();
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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