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MenuHighlight Property

SystemPens.MenuHighlight Property

Gets a Pen that is the color used to highlight menu items when the menu appears as a flat menu.

Namespace:  System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public static Pen MenuHighlight { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.Pen
A Pen that is the color used to highlight menu items when the menu appears as a flat menu.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the MenuHighlight property. To run this example, paste it into a Windows Form. Handle the form’s Paint event and call the DrawWithMenuHighlightPen method from the Paint event-handling method, passing e as PaintEventArgs.

private void DrawWithMenuHighlightPen(PaintEventArgs e)
{
    Rectangle rectangle1 = new Rectangle(10, 10, 100, 100);
    e.Graphics.DrawRectangle(SystemPens.MenuHighlight, rectangle1);
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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