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UIElement.LostMouseCapture Event

Occurs when this element loses mouse capture.

Namespace: System.Windows
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

public event MouseEventHandler LostMouseCapture
/** @event */
public final void add_LostMouseCapture (MouseEventHandler value)

/** @event */
public final void remove_LostMouseCapture (MouseEventHandler value)

In JScript, you can handle the events defined by a class, but you cannot define your own.
<object LostMouseCapture="MouseEventHandler" .../>

Identifier field

LostMouseCaptureEvent

Routing strategy

Bubbling

Delegate

MouseEventHandler

  • There is no defined corresponding tunneling event.

  • Override OnLostMouseCapture to implement class handling for this event in derived classes.

When an element captures the mouse, it receives mouse input even if the pointer is outside its bounds. The mouse is typically captured only during drag-and-drop operations.

Because this event uses bubbling routing, the element that loses capture might be a child element instead of the element where the event handler is actually attached. Check the Source in the event data to determine the actual element that lost capture.

This event creates an alias for the Mouse.LostMouseCapture attached event for this class, so that LostMouseCapture is part of the class members list when UIElement is inherited as a base element. Event handlers that are attached to the LostMouseCapture event are attached to the underlying Mouse.LostMouseCapture attached event and receive the same event data instance.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0
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