Click here to Skip to main content
Rate this: bad
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
See more: VB7.x VB8.0 VB9.0 VB.NET
ToolStrip in the TextBox control, can add a shortcut way to do this?
Posted 21-May-10 21:49pm
daveauld at 22-May-10 2:52am
You are going to have to expand and/or rephrase, doesn't make alot of sense the question.
radix3 at 22-May-10 3:23am
what do you mean by that please explain in detail

1 solution

Rate this: bad
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.

Solution 1

Generally when I want to add a shortcut key to a control that doesn't have the shortcut key property I do this:
- Add a Menu Strip to the form, with it's visibility to false
- Add a Menu Item to the Menu Strip with my desired shortcut key assigned
- In the menu item's click event call the event handler for the whatever you would have tied the shortcut key too
It's kind of a roundabout way to do it, but it works.
Hope this helps.

This content, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

  Print Answers RSS
0 OriginalGriff 959
1 Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 886
2 Kornfeld Eliyahu Peter 575
3 Peter Leow 558
4 ProgramFOX 345

Advertise | Privacy | Mobile
Web02 | 2.8.150302.1 | Last Updated 25 May 2010
Copyright © CodeProject, 1999-2015
All Rights Reserved. Terms of Service
Layout: fixed | fluid

CodeProject, 503-250 Ferrand Drive Toronto Ontario, M3C 3G8 Canada +1 416-849-8900 x 100