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How to hide a menu item in the built-in DockContextMenu?


In order to hide a menu item in DockContextMenu, you have to handle the DockContextMenu event.


//To hide the "TabbedDocument" option in the context menu for the control "panel1"

void dockingManager1_DockContextMenu(object sender, Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.DockContextMenuEventArgs arg)


if (arg.Owner == this.panel1)

arg.ContextMenu.ParentBarItem.Items[2].Visible = false;



'To hide the "TabbedDocument" option in the context menu for the control "panel1"

Private Sub dockingManager1_DockContextMenu(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal arg As Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.DockContextMenuEventArgs)

If arg.Owner = Me.panel1 Then

arg.ContextMenu.ParentBarItem.Items(2).Visible = False

End If

End Sub

Here is a sample that illustrates the same:


Article ID: Published Date: Last Revised Date: Platform: Control:
1715 04/30/2011 07/10/2014 WinForms DockingManager
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