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PointerDevice.GetPointerDevice | getPointerDevice method

Gets information about the pointer device associated with the specified input pointer ID.

Syntax


var pointerDevice = Windows.Devices.Input.PointerDevice.getPointerDevice(pointerId);

public static PointerDevice GetPointerDevice(
  uint pointerId
)

Public Shared Function GetPointerDevice(
  pointerId As UInteger 
) As PointerDevice

public:
static PointerDevice^ GetPointerDevice(
  unsigned int pointerId
)

Parameters

pointerId

Type: Number [JavaScript] | System.UInt32 [.NET] | uint32 [C++]

The ID of the pointer input.

Return value

Type: PointerDevice

The PointerDevice object that represents the associated pointer device.

Remarks

GetPointerDevice is a static method.

The input pointer specified by pointerId must identify an active input.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

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

See also

PointerDevice
Quickstarts
Quickstart: Identifying input devices