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ControlPaint.DrawMenuGlyph Method (Graphics, Int32, Int32, Int32, Int32, MenuGlyph)

Draws the specified menu glyph on a menu item control with the specified bounds and on the specified surface.

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

public static void DrawMenuGlyph(
	Graphics graphics,
	int x,
	int y,
	int width,
	int height,
	MenuGlyph glyph


Type: System.Drawing.Graphics
The Graphics to draw on.
Type: System.Int32
The x-coordinate of the upper left corner of the drawing rectangle.
Type: System.Int32
The y-coordinate of the upper left corner of the drawing rectangle.
Type: System.Int32
The width of the menu glyph.
Type: System.Int32
The height of the menu glyph.
Type: System.Windows.Forms.MenuGlyph
One of the MenuGlyph values that specifies the image to draw.

When owner-drawing MenuItem controls, you need to verify property values to determine the correct glyph to draw or remove. For example, when the MenuItem.Checked property is set to true, you call the Checkmark value of MenuGlyph to draw a check mark on the MenuItem.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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