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Menu.MenuItemCollection Class

Represents a collection of MenuItem objects.

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

public class MenuItemCollection : IList, 
	ICollection, IEnumerable

This class represents the collection of MenuItem objects stored in a MainMenu, ContextMenu, or MenuItem. For the MainMenu and ContextMenu classes, this collection represents the entire menu structure for the control. For the MenuItem class, this collection represents the list of submenu items associated with the MenuItem.

The Add and Remove methods enable you to add and remove individual menu items from the collection. You can also use the Clear method to remove all the menu items from the collection.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0