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KeyEventArgs.IsUp Property

Gets a value that indicates whether the key referenced by the event is in the up state.

Namespace: System.Windows.Input
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

public bool IsUp { get; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_IsUp ()

public function get IsUp () : boolean

Members of this class are either not typically used in XAML, or cannot be used in XAML.

Property Value

true if the key is up; otherwise, false. There is no default value.

The Keyboard class also provides information about the state of the keys on the keyboard. For instance, the IsKeyUp method returns whether a specified is up.

The following example checks whether the key associated with an instance of KeyEventArgs is up by obtaining the state of the IsUp property.

// e is an instance of KeyEventArgs.
// btnIsUp is a Button.
if (e.IsUp)
{
    btnIsUp.Background = Brushes.Red;
}

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0
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