ControlPaint.DrawMenuGlyph Method (Graphics, Rectangle, MenuGlyph, Color, Color)


Draws the specified menu glyph on a menu item control within the specified bounds and on the specified surface, replacing White with the color specified in the backColor parameter and replacing Black with the color specified in the foreColor parameter.

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

public static void DrawMenuGlyph(
	Graphics graphics,
	Rectangle rectangle,
	MenuGlyph glyph,
	Color foreColor,
	Color backColor


Type: System.Drawing.Graphics

The Graphics to draw on.

Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle

The Rectangle that represents the dimensions of the glyph.

Type: System.Windows.Forms.MenuGlyph

One of the MenuGlyph values that specifies the image to draw.

Type: System.Drawing.Color

The color that replaces White as the foreground color.

Type: System.Drawing.Color

The color that replaces Black as the background color.

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 must call the Checkmark value of MenuGlyph to draw a check mark on the MenuItem.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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