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Menu.ProcessCmdKey Method

Processes a command key.

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

Protected Friend Overridable Function ProcessCmdKey ( _
	ByRef msg As Message, _
	keyData As Keys _
) As Boolean
Dim msg As Message
Dim keyData As Keys
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = Me.ProcessCmdKey(msg, keyData)
protected boolean ProcessCmdKey (
	/** @ref */ Message msg, 
	Keys keyData
JScript does not support passing value-type arguments by reference.



A Message, passed by reference that represents the window message to process.


One of the Keys values that represents the key to process.

Return Value

true if the character was processed by the control; otherwise, false.

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

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0