DropDownClosed Event

ToolStripDropDownItem.DropDownClosed Event


Occurs when the ToolStripDropDown closes.

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

public event EventHandler DropDownClosed

For more information about handling events, see Handling and Raising Events.

The following code example demonstrates how to handle the DropDownClosed event for multiple ToolStripDropDownItem controls. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the ToolStripDropDownItem class.

// This method handles the DropDownClosed event from a 
// ToolStripDropDownItem. It displays the value of the 
// item's Text property in the form's StatusStrip control.
void toolStripDropDownItem_DropDownClosed(object sender, EventArgs e)
    ToolStripDropDownItem item = sender as ToolStripDropDownItem;

    string msg = String.Format("Item closed: {0}", item.Text);
    this.toolStripStatusLabel1.Text = msg;

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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