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Amrut 02-12-2009 02:38 AM

How to consume touchscreen event in 9500

I am developing a game for BB, but i dont know how to consume touchscreen event while using BlackberryCanvas class

I used touchEvent() method in BlackberryCanvas, but it does not have a return type

Waiting for the reply


georg 02-14-2009 09:26 PM

What do you want to get in return? Its designed to be called by the system.

Amrut 02-16-2009 12:06 AM

The touchEvent() method in the Screen Class has a returntype boolean, if I return a value true it will consume that Event..But in BlackberryCanvas Class it does not have a returntype..

The problem is, when i press the Screen, a Menu popsup at the bottom of the screen which have items (close & switch Application). I just don't want that Menu, for that i want to consume that Event.

I hope i am right!!!!!

georg 02-16-2009 06:39 PM

Its a top level class. It don't need to forward if the event was consumed. If you overwrite this method you decide yourself if it is consumed or not I think.

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