Software Developer's Kit - ChemDraw

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Item Method
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index

The location of an object in a collection, counted from the top, starting with 1.

Description

Member of ChemDraw Control.MenuItems.

Given an index, returns a menu item from the collection of menu items.

Syntax

Visual Basic
Public Function Item( _
   ByRef index As Variant _
) As Object

Parameters

index

The location of an object in a collection, counted from the top, starting with 1.

Return Type

Example

Private Sub cmdApplication_click()
   'Declares variables 
    Dim  myMenu As ChemDrawControl11Ctl.Menu
    Dim myMenus As ChemDrawControl11Ctl.Menus
    Dim myMenuBar As ChemDrawControl11Ctl.MenuBar
    Dim myMenuBars As ChemDrawControl11Ctl.MenuBars
    Dim myMenuItem As ChemDrawControl11Ctl.MenuItem
    Dim myMenuItems As ChemDrawControl11Ctl.MenuItems
   'Returns number of MENU BARS 
    Text1.Text = "menuBars " & ctlChemDraw.Application.MenuBars.Count
    Set myMenuBar = ctlChemDraw.Application.MenuBars.Item(1)   
    'Returns number of MENUS 
    Text2.Text = "menus " & myMenuBar.Menus.Count  
    Set myMenu = myMenuBar.Menus.Item(1) 
   'Returns number of MENU ITEMS 
    Text6.Text = "menuItems " & myMenu.MenuItems.Count
    Set myMenuItem = myMenu.MenuItems.Item(1)   
    Set myMenuItems = myMenuBar.Menus.Item(1).MenuItems   
    myMenuItems.Add "Menu Caption", 3
    ctlChemDraw.UpdateMenus
    Text3.Text = myMenuItems.Item(3).Caption
    myMenuItems.Remove 3
    ctlChemDraw.UpdateMenus
   'Returns menus properties 
    Text4.Text = myMenuItems.Application
    Text5.Text = myMenuItems.Count

End Sub

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