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get / set cursor position

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Submitted on: 1/3/2015 10:40:00 PM
By: James Finniss (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 5 Users
Compatibility: VB.NET
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     basically this is a quick function to show you how to set or get the position of your mouse cursor.

 
				Private Function setCursor(ByVal X As Integer, ByVal Y As Integer)
If Not X = Nothing And Not Y = Nothing Then
Dim curPoint As New Point(0, 0)
curPoint.X = X
curPoint.Y = Y
Cursor.Position = curPoint
End If
End Function

Public Function getCursor()
Dim curPoint As New Point(0, 0)
curPoint.X = Cursor.Position.X
curPoint.Y = Cursor.Position.Y
Return curPoint
End Function
'USAGE:
'to get cursor position:
MsgBox(getCursor.x & ", " & getCursor.y)
'to set cursor position:
setCursor(x coordinate, y coordinate)

i hope this snippet has helped anyone out there who is strugling with cursor functions.


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