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MainMenu Members

Represents the menu structure of a form. Although MenuStrip replaces and adds functionality to the MainMenu control of previous versions, MainMenu is retained for both backward compatibility and future use if you choose.

The MainMenu type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public method Supported by the .NET Compact Framework MainMenu Overloaded. Initializes a new instance of the MainMenu class.
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  NameDescription
Public method CloneMenu Overloaded. Creates a new MainMenu that is a duplicate of the current MainMenu.
Protected method CreateMenuHandle Creates a new handle to the Menu. (Overrides Menu.CreateMenuHandle().)
Public method CreateObjRef Creates an object that contains all the relevant information required to generate a proxy used to communicate with a remote object. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public method Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Dispose Overloaded. Disposes of the resources, other than memory, used by the MainMenu.
Public method Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Equals Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Finalize Releases unmanaged resources and performs other cleanup operations before the Component is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Component.)
Public method FindMenuItem Gets the MenuItem that contains the value specified. (Inherited from Menu.)
Protected method FindMergePosition Returns the position at which a menu item should be inserted into the menu. (Inherited from Menu.)
Public method GetContextMenu Gets the ContextMenu that contains this menu. (Inherited from Menu.)
Public method GetForm Gets the Form that contains this control.
Public method Supported by the .NET Compact Framework GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetLifetimeService Retrieves the current lifetime service object that controls the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public method GetMainMenu Gets the MainMenu that contains this menu. (Inherited from Menu.)
Protected method GetService Returns an object that represents a service provided by the Component or by its Container. (Inherited from Component.)
Public method Supported by the .NET Compact Framework GetType Gets the type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method InitializeLifetimeService Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Protected method Supported by the .NET Compact Framework MemberwiseClone Overloaded.
Public method MergeMenu Merges the MenuItem objects of one menu with the current menu. (Inherited from Menu.)
Protected method OnCollapse Raises the Collapse event.
Protected method ProcessCmdKey Processes a command key. (Inherited from Menu.)
Public method Supported by the .NET Compact Framework ToString Infrastructure. Returns a string that represents the MainMenu. (Overrides Menu.ToString().)

In .NET Compact Framework 3.5, this member is inherited from Object.ToString().
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  NameDescription
Protected property CanRaiseEvents Gets a value indicating whether the component can raise an event. (Inherited from Component.)
Public property Container Gets the IContainer that contains the Component. (Inherited from Component.)
Protected property DesignMode Gets a value that indicates whether the Component is currently in design mode. (Inherited from Component.)
Protected property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Events Gets the list of event handlers that are attached to this Component. (Inherited from Component.)
Public property Handle Gets a value representing the window handle for the menu. (Inherited from Menu.)
Public property IsParent Gets a value indicating whether this menu contains any menu items. This property is read-only. (Inherited from Menu.)
Public property MdiListItem Gets a value indicating the MenuItem that is used to display a list of multiple document interface (MDI) child forms. (Inherited from Menu.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework MenuItems Gets a value indicating the collection of MenuItem objects associated with the menu. (Inherited from Menu.)
Public property Name Gets or sets the name of the Menu. (Inherited from Menu.)
Public property RightToLeft Gets or sets whether the text displayed by the control is displayed from right to left.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Site Gets or sets the ISite of the Component. (Inherited from Component.)
Public property Tag Gets or sets user-defined data associated with the control. (Inherited from Menu.)
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  NameDescription
Public event Collapse Occurs when the main menu collapses.
Public event Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Disposed Occurs when the component is disposed by a call to the Dispose method. (Inherited from Component.)
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