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MainMenuStrip Property

Form.MainMenuStrip Property

Gets or sets the primary menu container for the form.

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

[TypeConverterAttribute(typeof(ReferenceConverter))]
public MenuStrip MainMenuStrip { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.MenuStrip
A MenuStrip that represents the container for the menu structure of the form. The default is null.

In addition to setting the MainMenuStrip property, you must Add the MenuStrip control to the Controls collection of the form.

The MenuStrip class supersedes the MainMenu class in previous versions of the .NET Framework.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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