ContextMenu.StaysOpen Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the ContextMenu should close automatically.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

[BindableAttribute(true)]
public bool StaysOpen { get; set; }
<object StaysOpen="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the menu should stay open until the IsOpen property changes to false; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Identifier field

StaysOpenProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example uses the StaysOpen property to make a context menu that will stay open until an event occurs that changes the IsOpen property to false.

<ContextMenu Name="cm" Opened="OnOpened" Closed="OnClosed" StaysOpen="true">

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.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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