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UIElement.PreviewKeyUp Event

Occurs when a key is released while focus is on this element.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

public event KeyEventHandler PreviewKeyUp
<object PreviewKeyUp="KeyEventHandler" .../>

Implements

IInputElement.PreviewKeyUp

Identifier field

PreviewKeyUpEvent

Routing strategy

Tunneling

Delegate

KeyEventHandler

  • The corresponding bubbling event is KeyUp.

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

Key handling interacts with other platform features such as commanding and text composition. The KeyUp event is a lower-level text input event that might not behave as expected on certain controls. This is because some controls have control compositing or class handling that provides a higher-level version of text input handling and related events. For details, check the documentation for individual controls.

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

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0

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