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ToolStripMenuItem.ShortcutKeyDisplayString Property

Gets or sets the shortcut key text.

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

public string ShortcutKeyDisplayString { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String representing the shortcut key.

Use this property to get or set the text that is displayed as the shortcut key.

The following example assigns the specified text to the ShortcutKeyDisplayString. This example is part of a larger example available in the ToolStripManager class overview.

// Distinguish the merged items by setting the shortcut display string.
foreach (ToolStripMenuItem tsmi in cmsItemsToMerge.Items)
    tsmi.ShortcutKeyDisplayString = "Merged Item";

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.