IsHighlighted Property

MenuItem.IsHighlighted Property


Gets a value that indicates whether a MenuItem is highlighted.

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

Public Property IsHighlighted As Boolean
	Protected Set
End Property

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if a MenuItem is highlighted; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Starting with the .NET Framework version 3.0 Service Pack 1, the IsHighlighted property has a protected setter. To use this functionality, your application should target the .NET Framework version 3.5.  For more information, see .NET Framework Versions and Dependencies.

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The following example shows how to determine whether a menu item is highlighted.

Private Sub Highlight(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As RoutedEventArgs)
	If item1.IsHighlighted = True Then
		hlbtn.Content = "Item is highlighted."
	End If
End Sub

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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