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ConsoleKeyInfo Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the ConsoleKeyInfo structure using the specified character, console key, and modifier keys.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public ConsoleKeyInfo(
	char keyChar,
	ConsoleKey key,
	bool shift,
	bool alt,
	bool control
)

Parameters

keyChar
Type: System.Char

The Unicode character that corresponds to the key parameter.

key
Type: System.ConsoleKey

The console key that corresponds to the keyChar parameter.

shift
Type: System.Boolean

true to indicate that a SHIFT key was pressed; otherwise, false.

alt
Type: System.Boolean

true to indicate that an ALT key was pressed; otherwise, false.

control
Type: System.Boolean

true to indicate that a CTRL key was pressed; otherwise, false.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The numeric value of the key parameter is less than 0 or greater than 255.

This type is not intended to be created by users. Instead, it is returned to the user in response to calling the Console.ReadKey method.

The ConsoleKeyInfo type does not specify whether the left or right SHIFT, ALT, or CTRL modifier key was pressed.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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