Instance Property

currentEvent

The event currently being processed by the application.

Declaration

@property(readonly, strong) NSEvent *currentEvent;

Discussion

The value of this property is given by calling by invoking the NSApplication method currentEvent.

See Also

Handling Events

+ menuChanged:

This method does nothing; it is here for backward compatibility.

Deprecated
- nextEventMatchingMask:

Returns the next event matching a given mask.

- nextEventMatchingMask:untilDate:inMode:dequeue:

Forwards the message to the global NSApplication object, NSApp.

- discardEventsMatchingMask:beforeEvent:

Forwards the message to the NSApplication object, NSApp.

- postEvent:atStart:

Forwards the message to the global NSApplication object, NSApp.

- sendEvent:

This action method dispatches mouse and keyboard events sent to the window by the NSApplication object.

- tryToPerform:with:

Dispatches action messages with a given argument.