InputMethod.PreferredImeState Attached Property


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Gets or sets a preferred input method state for a specified dependency object.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Input
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

See GetPreferredImeState, SetPreferredImeState

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Input.InputMethodState

A member of the InputMethodState specifying the preferred input method editor state for a specified dependency object.

This is an attached property. Use the GetPreferredImeState and SetPreferredImeState methods to set or read this attached property on a specified dependency object.

When this property is attached to a UIElement, the input method automatically switches to the preferred state (usually On or Off) when that UIElement gets the focus.

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