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TabletHardwareCapabilities Enumeration

Defines values that specify the hardware capabilities of a tablet device, including desktop digitizers and mice.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Input
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
public enum TabletHardwareCapabilities
<object property="enumerationMemberName" .../>
Member nameDescription
HardProximityIndicates the tablet device can generate in-air packets when the stylus is in the physical detection range (proximity) of the tablet device.
IntegratedIndicates the digitizer is integrated with the display.
NoneIndicates the tablet device cannot provide this information.
StylusHasPhysicalIdsIndicates the tablet device can uniquely identify the active stylus.
StylusMustTouchIndicates the stylus must be in physical contact with the tablet device to report its position.
SupportsPressureIndicates that the tablet device can detect the amount of pressure the user applies when using the stylus.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

The following example demonstrates how to determine the hardware capabilities of a tablet device.

if ((Tablet.CurrentTabletDevice.TabletHardwareCapabilities
   & TabletHardwareCapabilities.SupportsPressure) ==
    textbox1.AppendText("The tablet can detect the pressure of the teblet pen.");

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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