Core​Accelerator​Key​Event​Type Core​Accelerator​Key​Event​Type Core​Accelerator​Key​Event​Type Enum


Specifies the set of possible accelerator key events that can invoke a callback.

public : enum class CoreAcceleratorKeyEventTypepublic enum CoreAcceleratorKeyEventTypePublic Enum CoreAcceleratorKeyEventType
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


Character Character Character

A character key is pressed.

DeadCharacter DeadCharacter DeadCharacter

A dead character key is pressed. (A dead character key is a key that modifies the next keypress, like an accent character.)

KeyDown KeyDown KeyDown

A key is pressed down.

KeyUp KeyUp KeyUp

A key is raised.

SystemCharacter SystemCharacter SystemCharacter

A system character key is pressed.

SystemDeadCharacter SystemDeadCharacter SystemDeadCharacter

A system dead character key is pressed.

SystemKeyDown SystemKeyDown SystemKeyDown

A system key is pressed down.

SystemKeyUp SystemKeyUp SystemKeyUp

A system key is raised.

UnicodeCharacter UnicodeCharacter UnicodeCharacter

A Unicode character key is pressed.