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IContextMenuCallback.AddItem Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Adds a single item to a shortcut menu.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Aspnet.Snapin
Assembly:  AspNetMMCExt (in AspNetMMCExt.dll)

int AddItem(


Type: Microsoft.Aspnet.Snapin.CONTEXTMENUITEM%

A pointer to a CONTEXTMENUITEM with the item to add.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

Return Value



pItem was added successfully.


An unexpected error occurred.


pItem is null.


One or more of the CONTEXTMENUITEM members contains one or more values that are not valid or the values cause a known error.

For more information about programming with the IContextMenuCallback interface and the Microsoft Management Console (MMC), see the "MMC Programmer's Guide" in the MSDN Library.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0