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ToolStrip.GripStyle Property

Gets or sets whether the ToolStrip move handle is visible or hidden.

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

public ToolStripGripStyle GripStyle { get; set; }
/** @property */
public ToolStripGripStyle get_GripStyle ()

/** @property */
public void set_GripStyle (ToolStripGripStyle value)

public function get GripStyle () : ToolStripGripStyle

public function set GripStyle (value : ToolStripGripStyle)

Not applicable.

Property Value

One of the ToolStripGripStyle values. The default value is Visible.

Exception typeCondition


The specified value is not one of the ToolStripGripStyle values.

In a stack layout, make a ToolStrip movable by putting it in a ToolStripPanel and ensuring that its GripStyle is set to Visible.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0