BarItem.ShortcutKeyDisplayString Property

Gets or sets a custom display string for the shortcut assigned to the item via the BarItem.ItemShortcut property.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v21.1.dll


public virtual string ShortcutKeyDisplayString { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


A string that specifies a custom display string for the item’s shortcut.


The BarItem.ItemShortcut property allows you to assign a shortcut to the item. To provide a custom display string for the shortcut, use the ShortcutKeyDisplayString property.

Item shortcuts are displayed for items when an item is displayed within a popup menu or sub-menu, and the menu’s MenuDrawMode property is set to SmallImagesText.

The ShortcutKeyDisplayString property is synchronized with the BarShortcut.DisplayString property of the BarItemLink.ItemShortcut object.

See Also