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DXMenuItem Class

Represents a regular menu item.

Namespace:DevExpress.Utils.Menu
Assembly:DevExpress.Utils.v18.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

The DXMenuItem class represents a regular menu item. Clicking such a menu item invokes the event handler which is assigned to the item's Click event.

DXMenuItem items can be added to menus which are represented by the DXPopupMenu class or its descendants. See this topic for more information.

Expanded Example

The following example shows how to use the GridView.PopupMenuShowing event to create a custom menu in the Data Grid control. The created menu is displayed when you right-click within a data row or group row. It contains a 'Rows' submenu with a single "Delete this row" regular button, and a 'Cell Merging' check button.

A click on the 'Delete this row' button invokes the ColumnView.DeleteRow method. The 'Cell Merging' check button toggles the GridOptionsView.AllowCellMerge option.

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    DXMenuItem
       DevExpress.Utils.Menu.CommandMenuCheckItem<T>
       DevExpress.Utils.Menu.CommandMenuItem<T>
       CommandPopupMenu<T>
       DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking.DockControllerMenu
       DXButtonGroupItem
       DXEditMenuItem
       DXMenuCheckItem
       DXPopupMenu
       DXSubMenuItem
       DevExpress.XtraGrid.Menu.GridViewMenu
       ImageGalleryFilterMenu
       RichEditPopupMenu
       SchedulerMenuCheckItem
       SchedulerMenuItem
       SchedulerPopupMenu
       DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet.Menu.SpreadsheetPopupMenu
       DevExpress.XtraTreeList.Menu.TreeListMenu
       DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid.VGridPopupMenu

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