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Handle Property

InputLanguage.Handle Property

Gets the handle for the input language.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public IntPtr Handle { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.IntPtr
An IntPtr that represents the handle of this input language.

The following code example gets the current input language. Then it calls Handle to get the handle and prints the results in a text box. The example requires that textBox1 has been instantiated.

 public void MyHandle() {
    // Gets the current input language.
    InputLanguage myCurrentLanguage = InputLanguage.CurrentInputLanguage;

    // Gets a handle for the language  and prints the number.
    IntPtr myHandle = myCurrentLanguage.Handle;
    textBox1.Text = "The handle number is: " + myHandle.ToString();

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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