ToolStripItem.AccessibleRole Property


Gets or sets the accessible role of the control, which specifies the type of user interface element of the control.

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

public AccessibleRole AccessibleRole { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.AccessibleRole

One of the AccessibleRole values. The default is PushButton.

Exception Condition

The value assigned is not one of the AccessibleRole values.

The AccessibleRole property describes what kind of user interface element an object is. If the control's role cannot be determined, the AccessibleRole property is set to AccessibleRole.PushButton.

For more information about properties of accessible objects, see "Content of Descriptive Properties" in the "Active Accessibility" section of the MSDN Library, at

For samples, see the AccessibleObject class.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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