Keyboard.Modifiers Property

 

Gets the set of ModifierKeys that are currently pressed.

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

Public Shared ReadOnly Property Modifiers As ModifierKeys

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Input.ModifierKeys

A bitwise combination of the ModifierKeys values.

ModifierKeys is a bit field enumeration, so it is possible for multiple modifier keys to be pressed at the same time. Use bit operations to determine the exact set of modifier keys pressed.

The following example uses a bit AND comparison to determine if the Control modifier key is pressed.

If (Keyboard.Modifiers And ModifierKeys.Control) > 0 Then
	button1.Background = Brushes.Red
Else
	button1.Background = Brushes.Blue
End If

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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