How to change the KeyTipAccessText for the Application Menu?

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Posted 27 days ago by Greg Kilmatead
Version: 18.1.0675
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Hello,

Is there a way to change the KeyTipAccessText for the Application Menu?

It seems to be hardcoded to F with no option to set it to something else.

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Answer - Posted 26 days ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
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Hi Greg,

Yes, please see the "Ribbon / Controls / Built-In Miscellaneous Controls / Backstage/ApplicationMenu" topic in the documentation that comes with the product.  Both Backstage and ApplicationMenu have KeytipAccessText properties that you can use to change "F" to something else.


Actipro Software Support

Posted 26 days ago by Greg Kilmatead
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Hello,

The Backstage has the property, but the ApplicationMenu doesn't seem to have it, that's why I was confused.

In other words, this doesn't work:

myRibbonControl.ApplicationMenu.KeytipAccessText
Posted 26 days ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
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Hello,

The Ribbon.ApplicationMenu property returns a FrameworkElement.  It can be cast to an ApplicationMenu or Backstage based on what you use.  Both of those types have the KeyTipAccessText property.


Actipro Software Support

Posted 26 days ago by Greg Kilmatead
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I understand, thank you for the information.

The latest build of this product (v2019.1 build 0681) was released 10 days ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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