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ToolStripDropDown.Show Method ()

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Displays the ToolStripDropDown control in its default position.

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

public void Show ()
public void Show ()
public function Show ()

The following code example demonstrates how to display the ToolStripDropDown control at its default position.

// This method calls the ToolStripDropDown control's Show 
// method to display the ContextMenuStrip in its 
// default location.
private void showButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0