ToolStripItem.MergeAction Property

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

Gets or sets how child menus are merged with parent menus.

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

public MergeAction MergeAction { get; set; }
/** @property */
public MergeAction get_MergeAction ()

/** @property */
public void set_MergeAction (MergeAction value)

public function get MergeAction () : MergeAction

public function set MergeAction (value : MergeAction)

Property Value

One of the MergeAction values. The default is MatchOnly.

Exception typeCondition


The value assigned is not one of the MergeAction values.

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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