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PointerDevice.GetPointerDevice | getPointerDevice method

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets information about the pointer device associated with the specified input pointer ID.

Syntax


var pointerDevice = Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDevice.getPointerDevice(pointerId);

public static PointerDevice GetPointerDevice(
  uint pointerId
)

Public Shared Function GetPointerDevice(
  pointerId As UInteger 
) As PointerDevice

public:
static PointerDevice^ GetPointerDevice(
  unsigned int pointerId
)

Parameters

pointerId

Type: Number [JavaScript] | System.UInt32 [.NET] | uint32 [C++]

The ID of the pointer input.

Return value

Type: PointerDevice

The PointerDevice object that represents the associated pointer device.

Remarks

GetPointerDevice is a static method.

The input pointer specified by pointerId must identify an active input.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.Devices.Input
Windows::Devices::Input [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

PointerDevice
Quickstarts
Quickstart: Identifying input devices