MouseBinding.Gesture Property

 

Gets or sets the gesture associated with this MouseBinding.

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

[TypeConverterAttribute(typeof(MouseGestureConverter))]
public override InputGesture Gesture { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Input.InputGesture

The gesture.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

Gesture is set to null.

A MouseGesture is a MouseAction with or without a set of ModifierKeys. Unlike a KeyGesture, a MouseGesture does not need to have a modifier key associated with it.

The following example show how to create a binding between a MouseGesture to a RoutedCommand.

<MouseBinding Gesture="Alt+MiddleClick"
              Command="ApplicationCommands.New" />
MouseGesture NewCmdMouseGesture = new MouseGesture();
NewCmdMouseGesture.Modifiers = ModifierKeys.Alt;
NewCmdMouseGesture.MouseAction = MouseAction.MiddleClick;

MouseBinding NewMouseBinding = new MouseBinding();
NewMouseBinding.Command = ApplicationCommands.New;
NewMouseBinding.Gesture = NewCmdMouseGesture;

// RootWindow is an instance of Window. 
RootWindow.InputBindings.Add(NewMouseBinding);

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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