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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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