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How to: Create a Basic Windows Forms ToolStrip with Standard Items Using the Designer

The following procedure demonstrates how to create a ToolStrip and add seven ToolStripButton controls that represent typical tasks.


The dialog boxes and menu commands you see might differ from those described in Help depending on your active settings or edition. To change your settings, choose Import and Export Settings on the Tools menu. For more information, see Working with Settings.

To add standard items in the designer

  1. Create a ToolStrip control.

  2. In the upper right corner of the ToolStrip, click the smart task arrow to display the ToolStrip Tasks pane.

  3. In the ToolStrip Tasks pane, choose Insert Standard Items.