Button Caption in Windows Forms Split Button

29 Apr 2021 / 1 minute to read

This feature enables you to name your SplitButton as needed.

Adding caption to the SplitButton

You can add a button caption to the SplitButton or set the selected item as the caption.

The following code illustrates how to add a caption for the button:

splitButton1.Text = "Click";
splitButton1.Text = "Click"


The following code illustrates how to set the selected item from the dropdown as the caption:

private void splitButton1_DropDowItemClicked(object sender, ToolStripItemClickedEventArgs e)
     splitButton1.Text = e.ClickedItem.Text;
Private Sub splitButton1_DropDowItemClicked(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As ToolStripItemClickedEventArgs)
splitButton1.Text = e.ClickedItem.Text
End Sub