ToolStripItem.ImageIndex Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets or sets the index value of the image that is displayed on the item.

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

public int ImageIndex { get; set; }
/** @property */
public int get_ImageIndex ()

/** @property */
public void set_ImageIndex (int value)

public function get ImageIndex () : int

public function set ImageIndex (value : int)

Property Value

The zero-based index of the image in the ImageList that is displayed for the item. The default is -1, signifying that the image list is empty.

Exception typeCondition


The value specified is less than -1.

The ImageIndex property specifies the position of the image in the image list. The ImageKey property specifies the image itself.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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