Form.ProcessCmdKey(Message, Keys) Form.ProcessCmdKey(Message, Keys) Form.ProcessCmdKey(Message, Keys) Form.ProcessCmdKey(Message, Keys) Method

Definition

Processes a command key.

protected:
 override bool ProcessCmdKey(System::Windows::Forms::Message % msg, System::Windows::Forms::Keys keyData);
protected override bool ProcessCmdKey (ref System.Windows.Forms.Message msg, System.Windows.Forms.Keys keyData);
override this.ProcessCmdKey :  * System.Windows.Forms.Keys -> bool
Protected Overrides Function ProcessCmdKey (ByRef msg As Message, keyData As Keys) As Boolean

Parameters

msg
Message Message Message Message

A Message, passed by reference, that represents the Win32 message to process.

keyData
Keys Keys Keys Keys

One of the Keys values that represents the key to process.

Returns

true if the keystroke was processed and consumed by the control; otherwise, false to allow further processing.

Remarks

The ProcessCmdKey method overrides the base

ContainerControl.ProcessCmdKey implementation to provide additional handling of main menu command keys and MDI accelerators.

For information about trapping keystrokes, see How to trap keystrokes in controls by using Visual C# and How to trap keystrokes in .NET controls by using Visual Basic .NET in the Microsoft Support website.

Applies to

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