ToolStripSystemRenderer Class

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

Handles the painting functionality for ToolStrip objects, using system colors and a flat visual style.

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

public class ToolStripSystemRenderer : ToolStripRenderer
public class ToolStripSystemRenderer extends ToolStripRenderer
public class ToolStripSystemRenderer extends ToolStripRenderer

By default, the ToolStripSystemRenderer applies a palette of SystemColors and visual styles, if visual styles are enabled for the application.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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

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