ToolStripItem.AccessibleName Property


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Gets or sets the name of the control for use by accessibility client applications.

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

public string AccessibleName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The name of the control, for use by accessibility client applications. The default is null.

The AccessibleName property is a label that briefly describes and identifies the object within its container, such as the text in a ToolStripButton, the name of a ToolStripMenuItem, or a label displayed next to a ToolStripTextBox control.

For more information about properties of accessible objects, see "Content of Descriptive Properties" in the "Active Accessibility" section of the MSDN Library, at

For samples, see the AccessibleObject class.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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