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7.12 kCADEventIDIdle

kCADEventPhaseDuring

kCADEventIDIdle events are generated when the user interface of a 4D form is idle. This is useful for handling asynchronous events.

Important
Use kCADEventIDIdle with care. Long operations in response of this event, will make the user interface unresponsive.

IO Parameter Type Description
in theCADArea longint Area ID
in theEventID longint kCADEventIDIdle
in theEventPhase longint kCADEventPhaseDuring
in theEventData1 longint kCADTrue if the application is frontmost, kCADFalse if not
in theEventData2 longint Mode on the Mode palette (without the effect of modifiers keys), a mode constant
in theEventData3 longint kCADTrue if the event is generated during a track (see kCADEventPhaseTrack and kCADEventIDSpecialClick), kCADFalse if not
in theEventData4 longint 0
in theMouseX real 0.0
in theMouseY real 0.0
in theEventValue1 real 0.0
in theEventValue2 real 0.0
in theKeyAsciiValue integer 0
in theModifiers longint Sum of pressed modifier keys, a mask of modifier key constants
in theTickCount longint Tick count of the system software (a tick is a 1/60th of a second)
in/out theEventResult longint Don’t change.