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CoreAcceleratorKeyEventType Enum


Specifies the set of possible accelerator key events that can invoke a callback.

public enum class CoreAcceleratorKeyEventType
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, 65536)]
enum class CoreAcceleratorKeyEventType
[Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(typeof(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract), 65536)]
public enum CoreAcceleratorKeyEventType
Public Enum CoreAcceleratorKeyEventType

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced in 10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v1.0)


Character 2

A character key is pressed.

DeadCharacter 3

A dead character key is pressed. (A dead character key is a key that modifies the next keypress, like an accent character.)

KeyDown 0

A key is pressed down.

KeyUp 1

A key is raised.

SystemCharacter 6

A system character key is pressed.

SystemDeadCharacter 7

A system dead character key is pressed.

SystemKeyDown 4

A system key is pressed down.

SystemKeyUp 5

A system key is raised.

UnicodeCharacter 8

A Unicode character key is pressed.

Applies to

See also