Enumeration

NSPointingDeviceType

The pointing-device types for tablet-proximity events or mouse events with a proximity event subtype.

Declaration

typedef enum NSPointingDeviceType : NSUInteger {
    ...
} NSPointingDeviceType;

Overview

The pointingDeviceType property returns one of these constants.

Topics

Enumeration Cases

NSPointingDeviceTypeCursor

Represents a cursor pointing device.

NSPointingDeviceTypeEraser

Represents the eraser end of a stylus-like pointing device.

NSPointingDeviceTypePen

Represents the tip end of a stylus-like pointing device.

NSPointingDeviceTypeUnknown

Represents an unknown type of pointing device.

Deprecated

NSCursorPointingDevice

Represents a cursor (or puck-like) pointing device.

Deprecated
NSEraserPointingDevice

Represents the eraser end of a stylus-like pointing device.

Deprecated
NSPenPointingDevice

Represents the tip end of a stylus-like pointing device.

Deprecated
NSUnknownPointingDevice

Represents an unknown type of pointing device.

Deprecated

See Also

Getting Tablet Proximity Information

capabilityMask

A mask whose set bits indicate the capabilities of the tablet device that generated this event.

deviceID

A special identifier that is used to match tablet-pointer and tablet-proximity events.

enteringProximity

A Boolean value that indicates whether a pointing device is entering or leaving the proximity of its tablet.

pointingDeviceID

The index of the pointing device currently in proximity with the tablet.

pointingDeviceSerialNumber

The vendor-assigned serial number of a pointing device.

pointingDeviceType

The kind of pointing device associated with this event.

systemTabletID

The index of the tablet device connected to the system.

tabletID

The USB model identifier of the tablet device associated with this event.

uniqueID

The unique identifier of the pointing device that generated this event.

vendorID

The vendor identifier of the tablet associated with the event.

vendorPointingDeviceType

A coded bit field whose set bits indicate the type of pointing device (within a vendor selection) associated with the event.