Skip To Content ArcGIS for Developers Sign In Dashboard

KeyEvent QML Type

A key press input event. More...

Import Statement: import Esri.ArcGISRuntime 100.8
Since: Esri.ArcGISRuntime 100.0



Detailed Description

Note: You cannot declare or create a component of this type in QML code.

See also QKeyEvent.

Property Documentation

count : int

Returns the number of keys involved in this event (read-only).

Contains the length of the text property if it is not empty.

isAutoRepeat : bool

Whether the key was generated from keyboard auto-repeat (read-only).

key : int

Returns the code for the key that was pressed or released (read-only).

The codes are enumerated in Qt.Key. The codes do not distinguish uppercase from lowercase letters, but this can be ascertained from the text property. 0 or Qt.Key_Unknown means that an unknown key was pressed.

text : string

Returns the text that the key generated (read-only).

This property can be an empty string when a key is pressed that does not produce text, such as Shift.

Feedback on this topic?