AccessKeyManager Class

Maintains the registration of all access keys and the handling of interop keyboard commands between Windows Forms, Win32, and Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF).


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

Public NotInheritable Class AccessKeyManager

The AccessKeyManager type exposes the following members.

Public methodStatic memberAddAccessKeyPressedHandlerAdds a handler for the AccessKeyPressed attached event.
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodStatic memberIsKeyRegisteredIndicates whether the specified key is registered as an access keys in the specified scope.
Public methodStatic memberProcessKeyProcesses the specified access keys as if a KeyDown event for the key was passed to the AccessKeyManager.
Public methodStatic memberRegisterAssociates the specified access keys with the specified element.
Public methodStatic memberRemoveAccessKeyPressedHandlerRemoves the specified AccessKeyPressed event handler from the specified object.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodStatic memberUnregisterDisassociates the specified access keys from the specified element.

Public attached eventAccessKeyPressedOccurs when the access key is pressed.

Public fieldStatic memberAccessKeyPressedEventIdentifies the AccessKeyPressed routed event.

An AccessKeyManager object is created on demand with one per Dispatcher.

The AccessKeyManager is attached as an event handler for PostProcessInput and exposes methods to Register and Unregister access keys.

When the registered access key is pressed, the AccessKeyManager calls the OnAccessKey method on the target element.

An element can be associated with any number of access keys.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.

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