The KeyLocation class contains constants that indicate the location of a key pressed on the keyboard or keyboard-like input device. The KeyLocation constants are used in the KeyboardEvent.keyLocation property.

Variables

inline read onlyLEFT:KeyLocation = 1

Indicates the key activated is in the left key location (there is more than one possible location for this key). Example: The left Shift key on a PC 101 Key US keyboard.

inline read onlyNUM_PAD:KeyLocation = 3

inline read onlyRIGHT:KeyLocation = 2

Indicates the key activated is in the right key location (there is more than one possible location for this key). Example: The right Shift key on a PC 101 Key US keyboard.

inline read onlySTANDARD:KeyLocation = 0

Indicates the key activation is not distinguished as the left or right version of the key, and did not originate on the numeric keypad (or did not originate with a virtual key corresponding to the numeric keypad). Example: The Q key on a PC 101 Key US keyboard.