CharacterReceivedRoutedEventArgs CharacterReceivedRoutedEventArgs CharacterReceivedRoutedEventArgs CharacterReceivedRoutedEventArgs Class


Provides event data for the UIElement.CharacterReceived  routed event.

public : sealed class CharacterReceivedRoutedEventArgs : RoutedEventArgs
struct winrt::Windows::UI::Xaml::Input::CharacterReceivedRoutedEventArgs : RoutedEventArgs
public sealed class CharacterReceivedRoutedEventArgs : RoutedEventArgs
Public NotInheritable Class CharacterReceivedRoutedEventArgs Inherits RoutedEventArgs

Windows 10 requirements

Device family
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (introduced v10.0.16299.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v5)


Character Character Character Character

Gets the composed character associated with the UIElement.CharacterReceived event.


A composed character is a single visual object derived from a sequence of one or more other characters.

Handled Handled Handled Handled

Gets or sets a value that marks the routed event as handled. A true value for Handled prevents most handlers along the event route from handling the same event again.

KeyStatus KeyStatus KeyStatus KeyStatus

Gets the status of the physical key that raised the character-received event.

OriginalSource OriginalSource OriginalSource OriginalSource

Gets a reference to the object that raised the event. This is often a template part of a control rather than an element that was declared in your app UI.

(Inherited from RoutedEventArgs)

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