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MouseBinding.MouseAction Property

Gests or sets the MouseAction associated with this MouseBinding.

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

public MouseAction MouseAction { get; set; }
/** @property */
public MouseAction get_MouseAction ()

/** @property */
public void set_MouseAction (MouseAction value)

public function get MouseAction () : MouseAction

public function set MouseAction (value : MouseAction)

<object MouseAction="MouseAction" .../>

Property Value

The mouse action. The default value is None.

Unlike a KeyGesture, A MouseGesture does not have to be associated with a modifier key. So, a MouseAction by itself, such as MiddleClick, can be a valid MouseGesture.

The following example shows how to create a binding between a MouseAction and a RoutedCommand.

<MouseBinding MouseAction="MiddleClick"
              Command="ApplicationCommands.Cut" />

MouseGesture CutCmdMouseGesture = new MouseGesture(

MouseBinding CutMouseBinding = new MouseBinding(

// RootWindow is an instance of Window.

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