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Is it possible to place a MenuStrip into a XNA 4.0 project. This project is intended for PC-s only and I already have openFile dialogs, but I cant get the MenuStrip drawn. If this is not possible what would be a good alternative. I've been trying to get find it on create.msdn but it keeps redirecting me to the WinPhone/XBox selection page and I cant access the tutorials at all.

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Is your game embedded in a WinForm or are you using a standard XNA project? –  Vaughan Hilts Aug 29 '12 at 12:26
    
It is a XNA project –  NDraskovic Aug 29 '12 at 12:33
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The way to do this is to embed it in a proper WinForms container. Here are the current links to the WinForms samples, since MS still haven't fixed up the old links :(

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Haha... yeah. When I was posting my answer I noticed my links were broken the first time around. -.-; –  Vaughan Hilts Aug 29 '12 at 12:54
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Use the official sample, depending on what you want you may need more functionality. You can find more information at the link below. It includes a link to the PC template and sample.

http://code.google.com/p/xna-game-menu/

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