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ContextMenu.HasDropShadow Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the context menu appears with a dropped shadow.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public bool HasDropShadow { get; set; }
<object HasDropShadow="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the context menu appears with a dropped shadow; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


When the ContextMenu opens, the value is set to the value of SystemParameters.DropShadow. Setting this property to true has no effect if the SystemParameters.DropShadow property is false.

The following example shows how to use the HasDropShadow property.

<ContextMenu HorizontalOffset="50" VerticalOffset="50" HasDropShadow="false">

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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