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PointerDeviceType enumeration

Enumerates pointer device types.

Syntax


var value = Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDeviceType.touch;

Members

The PointerDeviceType enumeration has these members.

MemberValueDescription
Touch | touch0

A touch-enabled device

Pen | pen1

Pen

Mouse | mouse2

Mouse

Examples

The following example shows how to use the PointerDeviceType enumeration.


    function getPointerDeviceType(pdt)
    {
        switch(pdt)
        {
            case Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDeviceType.touch:
                return "Touch";

            case Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDeviceType.pen:
                return "Pen";

            case Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDeviceType.mouse:
                return "Mouse";
        }
        return "Undefined";
    }

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Devices.Input
Windows::Devices::Input [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.Devices.Input
Windows::Devices::Input [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

Attributes

[Version(0x06020000)]

 

 

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