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ToolStripDropDown.Show Method (Point)

Positions the ToolStripDropDown relative to the specified screen location.

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

public void Show(
	Point screenLocation


Type: System.Drawing.Point

The horizontal and vertical location of the screen's upper-left corner, in pixels.

The following code example demonstrates how to display the ToolStripDropDown control at a fixed point.

// This method calls the ToolStripDropDown control's Show  
// method to display the ContextMenuStrip at a fixed point. 
private void showAtPointButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
    this.contextMenuStrip1.Show(23, 55);

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0