Return the mouse event’s action.


def setup():
    py5.size(200, 200, py5.P2D)

def draw():
    py5.square(py5.random(py5.width), py5.random(py5.height), 10)

def mouse_pressed(e):
    py5.println('mouse pressed:', e.get_action() == e.PRESS)

def mouse_released(e):
    py5.println('mouse released:', e.get_action() == e.RELEASE)

def mouse_clicked(e):
    py5.println('mouse clicked:', e.get_action() == e.CLICK)

def mouse_dragged(e):
    py5.println('mouse dragged:', e.get_action() == e.DRAG)

def mouse_moved(e):
    py5.println('mouse moved:', e.get_action() == e.MOVE)

def mouse_entered(e):
    py5.println('mouse entered:', e.get_action() == e.ENTER)

def mouse_exited(e):
    py5.println('mouse exited:', e.get_action() == e.EXIT)

def mouse_wheel(e):
    py5.println('mouse wheel:', e.get_action() == e.WHEEL)


Return the mouse event’s action. This value will always be implied by the triggered event function, but perhaps it might be useful to someone someday.

Underlying Processing method: getAction


get_action() -> int

Updated on September 01, 2022 16:36:02pm UTC