IsMnemonic Method
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Control.IsMnemonic Method (Char, String)


Determines if the specified character is the mnemonic character assigned to the control in the specified string.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

static member IsMnemonic : 
        charCode:char *
        text:string -> bool


Type: System.Char

The character to test.

Type: System.String

The string to search.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the charCode character is the mnemonic character assigned to the control; otherwise, false.

The mnemonic character is the character immediately following the first instance of "&" in a String.

The following code example demonstrates an extension of the button class that overrides the ProcessMnemonic method to exhibit custom behavior. The example also demonstrates the use of the CanSelect and IsMnemonic properties. To run this example paste the following code after a form class, in the same file. Add a button of type MnemonicButton to the form.

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for all windows for inheriting classes to call this method. Associated enumeration: AllWindows value of UIPermissionWindow.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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