Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

java.awt.event
Interface InputMethodListener

All Superinterfaces:
EventListener
All Known Implementing Classes:
AWTEventMulticaster

public interface InputMethodListener
extends EventListener

The listener interface for receiving input method events. A text editing component has to install an input method event listener in order to work with input methods.

The text editing component also has to provide an instance of InputMethodRequests.

Since:
1.2
See Also:
InputMethodEvent, InputMethodRequests

Method Summary
 void caretPositionChanged(InputMethodEvent event)
          Invoked when the caret within composed text has changed.
 void inputMethodTextChanged(InputMethodEvent event)
          Invoked when the text entered through an input method has changed.
 

Method Detail

inputMethodTextChanged

void inputMethodTextChanged(InputMethodEvent event)
Invoked when the text entered through an input method has changed.


caretPositionChanged

void caretPositionChanged(InputMethodEvent event)
Invoked when the caret within composed text has changed.


Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

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