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ContextMenu.HasDropShadow Property

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

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">

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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