MenuItem.StaysOpenOnClick Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates that the submenu in which this MenuItem is located should not close when this item is clicked.

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 StaysOpenOnClick { get; set; }
<object StaysOpenOnClick="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the submenu in which this MenuItem is located should not close when this item is clicked; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Identifier field

StaysOpenOnClickProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example uses the StaysOpenOnClick property to create an item in a submenu that does not close when the item is clicked.

<MenuItem Header="submenuitem1"
          StaysOpenOnClick="true" 
          IsCheckable="true"/>

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 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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