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ToolStripMenuItem.ShortcutKeyDisplayString Property

Gets or sets the shortcut key text.

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

public string ShortcutKeyDisplayString { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_ShortcutKeyDisplayString ()

/** @property */
public void set_ShortcutKeyDisplayString (String value)

public function get ShortcutKeyDisplayString () : String

public function set ShortcutKeyDisplayString (value : String)

Not applicable.

Property Value

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";

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0