ToolStripDropDownItem.DropDownItemClicked Event


Occurs when the ToolStripDropDown is clicked.

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

public event ToolStripItemClickedEventHandler DropDownItemClicked

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

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

// This method handles the DropDownItemClicked event from a 
// ToolStripDropDownItem. It displays the value of the clicked
// item's Text property in the form's StatusStrip control.
void toolStripDropDownItem_DropDownItemClicked(object sender, ToolStripItemClickedEventArgs e)
    string msg = String.Format("Item clicked: {0}", e.ClickedItem.Text);
    this.toolStripStatusLabel1.Text = msg;

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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