PointerDeviceType Enum

Definition

Enumerates pointer device types.

public enum class PointerDeviceType
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, 65536)]
enum PointerDeviceType
[Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(typeof(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract), 65536)]
public enum PointerDeviceType
var value = Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDeviceType.touch
Public Enum PointerDeviceType
Inheritance
PointerDeviceType
Attributes

Windows 10 requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced in 10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v1.0)

Fields

Mouse 2

Mouse

Pen 1

Pen

Touch 0

A touch-enabled device

Examples

The following example shows how to use the PointerDeviceType enumeration.

function getPointerDeviceType(pdt)
{
    switch(pdt)
    {
        case Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDeviceType.touch:
            return "Touch";

        case Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDeviceType.pen:
            return "Pen";

        case Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDeviceType.mouse:
            return "Mouse";
    }
    return "Undefined";
}

Applies to