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Name

mousePressed()

Examples
// Click within the image to change 
// the value of the rectangle

int value = 0;

void draw() {
  fill(value);
  rect(25, 25, 50, 50);
}

void mousePressed() {
  if (value == 0) {
    value = 255;
  } else {
    value = 0;
  }
}
Description The mousePressed() function is called once after every time a mouse button is pressed. The mouseButton variable (see the related reference entry) can be used to determine which button has been pressed.

Mouse and keyboard events only work when a program has draw(). Without draw(), the code is only run once and then stops listening for events.
Syntax
mousePressed()
mousePressed(event)
Returnsvoid
RelatedmouseX
mouseY
pmouseX
pmouseY
mousePressed
mouseReleased()
mouseClicked()
mouseMoved()
mouseDragged()
mouseButton
mouseWheel()
Updated on September 22, 2016 07:39:31pm EDT

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