CreateDefaultItem Method

ToolStripDropDownMenu.CreateDefaultItem Method (String, Image, EventHandler)


Creates a default ToolStripMenuItem with the specified text, image, and event handler on a new ToolStripDropDownMenu.

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

protected internal override ToolStripItem CreateDefaultItem(
	string text,
	Image image,
	EventHandler onClick


Type: System.String

The text to use for the ToolStripMenuItem. If the text parameter is a hyphen (-), this method creates a ToolStripSeparator.

Type: System.Drawing.Image

The Image to display on the ToolStripMenuItem.

Type: System.EventHandler

An event handler that raises the Click event when the ToolStripMenuItem is clicked.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripItem

A ToolStripMenuItem, or a ToolStripSeparator if the text parameter is a hyphen (-).

Use the CreateDefaultItem method to add a ToolStripMenuItem with commonly used characteristics to a ToolStripDropDownMenu.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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