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ToolStripDropDownMenu.LayoutStyle Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets or sets a value indicating how the items of ContextMenuStrip are displayed.

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

public ToolStripLayoutStyle LayoutStyle { get; set; }
/** @property */
public ToolStripLayoutStyle get_LayoutStyle ()

/** @property */
public void set_LayoutStyle (ToolStripLayoutStyle value)

public function get LayoutStyle () : ToolStripLayoutStyle

public function set LayoutStyle (value : ToolStripLayoutStyle)

Property Value

One of the ToolStripLayoutStyle values. The default is Flow.

By default, ContextMenuStrip items flow horizontally or vertically as necessary. See the ToolStripLayoutStyle enumeration for the other possibilities.

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