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Context Menu Editor Dialog Box

How do I get to this dialog box?

The steps depend on your user interface mode.

User Interface Mode Steps
Ribbon Click the Appearance tab and in the Menus group, select Context Menu.
Reflection Browser On the Reflection menu, choose View and then choose Context Menu.
TouchUx Tap the Wrench icon and then under View, select Context Menu.
Classic IBM On the View menu, choose Context Menu.
Classic VT On the Setup menu, choose Context Menu.

From this dialog box, you can modify the context menu for session documents.


Context menus in Web page documents are a function of the browser application and cannot be modified.

Select, add or remove context menu:

This drop-down menu lists the program's default context menu and any custom context menus that have been added. Use the Add and Remove buttons to create and delete custom context menus.

Edit selected context menu:

Item Description
Menu Items Shows the items on the current context menu. An ampersand (&) before a letter indicates that you can use the ALT key with that letter to trigger the action.
Add Menu Item Adds a new menu item below the currently selected menu item. New menu items have no defined action. To change the label and map an action to the new item, use the Label field and Select Action button from the Menu Item Settings group box.
Add Separator Adds a new separator line below the currently selected menu item.
Delete Removes the selected item from the context menu.
Move Up / Move Down Moves the selected item up or down in the Menu Items list.
Setting Description
Label Provide a name for the menu item.
Action The internal name for the action. To change the action, choose the Select Action button.
Select Action Opens the Select Action dialog box, from which you can select a variety of actions, or build an action sequence.