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ContextMenuService.IsEnabled Attached Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the ContextMenu can be shown.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

See GetIsEnabled, SetIsEnabled
<object ContextMenuService.IsEnabled="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the ContextMenu is shown; otherwise, false.

Identifier field

IsEnabledProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

When the IsEnabled property is false the context menu does not appear when the user right-clicks the parent control.

The following example shows how to disable a context menu by setting the IsEnabled property to false.

<Button ContextMenuService.IsEnabled="false">
  Button with a disabled context menu
  <Button.ContextMenu>
    <ContextMenu>
      <MenuItem Header="Item"/>
    </ContextMenu>
  </Button.ContextMenu>
</Button>

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
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