Instance Method


Forwards the message to the global NSApplication object, NSApp.


func postEvent(_ event: NSEvent, atStart flag: Bool)



The event to add to the window’s event queue.


true to place the event in the front of the queue; false to place it in the back.

See Also

Handling Events

var currentEvent: NSEvent?

The event currently being processed by the application.

func nextEvent(matching: NSEvent.EventTypeMask) -> NSEvent?

Returns the next event matching a given mask.

func discardEvents(matching: NSEvent.EventTypeMask, before: NSEvent?)

Forwards the message to the NSApplication object, NSApp.

func sendEvent(NSEvent)

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

func tryToPerform(Selector, with: Any?) -> Bool

Dispatches action messages with a given argument.