IInkRecognizerContext::put_CharacterAutoCompletionMode method (msinkaut.h)

Gets or sets the character Autocomplete mode, which determines when characters or words are recognized.

This property is read/write.


HRESULT put_CharacterAutoCompletionMode(
  InkRecognizerCharacterAutoCompletionMode Mode



Return value



Recognition can occur in Full mode (all strokes have been input), Partial mode (partial input in specific order), or Random mode (partial input in random order).

For a list of the character Autocomplete mode values that you can use, see the InkRecognizerCharacterAutoCompletionMode enumeration type.

You cannot turn character Autocomplete off after it is set.

You must set the Guide property before using this property.

Some recognizers do not support character Autocomplete. The InkRecognizerCapabilities enumeration contains flags for features a recognizer can support. You can determine if the recognizer supports character Autocomplete by checking the value of the Capabilities property.


Minimum supported client Windows XP Tablet PC Edition [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server None supported
Target Platform Windows
Header msinkaut.h
Library InkObj.dll

See also

Capabilities Property


InkRecognizerCharacterAutoCompletionMode Enumeration

InkRecognizerContext Class