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MenuItem.IsPressed Property

 
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Gets a value that indicates whether a MenuItem is pressed.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public bool IsPressed { get; protected set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if a MenuItem is pressed; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Starting with the .NET Framework version 3.0 Service Pack 1, the IsPressed property has a protected setter. To use this functionality, your application should target the .NET Framework version 3.5.  For more information, see .NET Framework Versions and Dependencies.

Identifier field

IsPressedProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example shows how to use the IsPressed property in a menu item style. When the menu item is pressed, the style of its foreground, text size, and text style change.

<Style x:Key="Triggers" TargetType="{x:Type MenuItem}">
  <Style.Triggers>
    <Trigger Property="MenuItem.IsPressed" Value="true">
      <Setter Property = "Foreground" Value="Red"/>
      <Setter Property = "FontSize" Value="16"/>
      <Setter Property = "FontStyle" Value="Italic"/>
    </Trigger>
  </Style.Triggers>
</Style>

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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