ContextMenu.StaysOpen Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the ContextMenu should close automatically. This is a dependency property.

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">

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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