Instance Method


Creates and adds a menu item at a specified location in the menu.


func insertItem(withTitle string: String, action selector: Selector?, keyEquivalent charCode: String, at index: Int) -> NSMenuItem



A string to be made the title of the menu item.


The action-message selector to assign to the menu item.


A string identifying the key to use as a key equivalent for the menu item. If you do not want the menu item to have a key equivalent, keyEquiv should be an empty string (@"") and not nil.


An integer index identifying the location of the menu item in the menu.

Return Value

The new menu item (an object conforming to the NSMenuItem protocol) or nil if the item could not be created

See Also

Adding and Removing Menu Items

func insertItem(NSMenuItem, at: Int)

Inserts a menu item into the menu at a specific location.

func addItem(NSMenuItem)

Adds a menu item to the end of the menu.

func addItem(withTitle: String, action: Selector?, keyEquivalent: String) -> NSMenuItem

Creates a new menu item and adds it to the end of the menu.

func removeItem(NSMenuItem)

Removes a menu item from the menu.

func removeItem(at: Int)

Removes the menu item at a specified location in the menu.

func itemChanged(NSMenuItem)

Invoked when a menu item is modified visually (for example, its title changes).

func removeAllItems()

Removes all the menu items in the menu.