InputMethod Class

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Specifies attached properties that influence input method editor (IME) features and support when used with a Windows Phone-based application.

Inheritance Hierarchy

System..::.Object
System.Windows..::.DependencyObject
System.Windows.Input..::.InputMethod

Namespace: System.Windows.Input
Assembly: System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)

Syntax

Public NotInheritable Class InputMethod _
    Inherits DependencyObject
public sealed class InputMethod : DependencyObject

The InputMethod type exposes the following members.

Properties

Name Description
Dispatcher Gets the Dispatcher this object is associated with. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)

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Attached Properties

Name Description
IsInputMethodEnabled Gets or sets a value that determines whether input method editors can be used to provide input for the control where the property is attached.

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Methods

Name Description
CheckAccess Determines whether the calling thread has access to this object. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
ClearValue Clears the local value of a dependency property. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
Equals(Object) Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Finalize Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
GetAnimationBaseValue Returns any base value established for a Windows Phone dependency property, which would apply in cases where an animation is not active. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
GetIsInputMethodEnabled Gets the value for the InputMethod..::.IsInputMethodEnabled attached property on the specified object.
GetPreferredImeConversionMode Gets the value for the GetPreferredImeConversionMode attached property on the specified object.
GetPreferredImeState Gets the value for the GetPreferredImeState attached property on the specified object.
GetType Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
GetValue Returns the current effective value of a dependency property from a DependencyObject. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
MemberwiseClone Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
ReadLocalValue Returns the local value of a dependency property, if a local value is set. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
SetIsInputMethodEnabled Sets the value for the InputMethod..::.IsInputMethodEnabled attached property on the specified object.
SetPreferredImeConversionMode Sets the value for the SetPreferredImeConversionMode attached property on the specified object.
SetPreferredImeState Sets the value for the SetPreferredImeState attached property on the specified object.
SetValue Sets the local value of a dependency property on a DependencyObject. (Inherited from DependencyObject.)
ToString Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

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Fields

Name Description
IsInputMethodEnabledProperty Identifies the InputMethod..::.IsInputMethodEnabled attached property.

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Remarks

The attached properties for input method editor interactions can only be set or obtained from dependency objects that are a TextBox or a derived type such as PasswordBox.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Platforms

Windows Phone

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See Also

Reference

System.Windows.Input Namespace

TextBox

PasswordBox