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KeyPressEventArgs Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the KeyPressEventArgs class.

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

public KeyPressEventArgs(
	char keyChar
)

Parameters

keyChar
Type: System.Char

The ASCII character corresponding to the key the user pressed.

Use the Control.ModifierKeys property to get the current state of the modifier keys.

The following example displays a message box that shows the current state of the SHIFT key.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0
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