Py5MouseEvent.is_shift_down()#

Return boolean value reflecting if the Shift key is down.

Examples#

 1def setup():
 2    py5.size(200, 200)
 3    py5.rect_mode(py5.CENTER)
 4
 5
 6def draw():
 7    py5.square(py5.random(py5.width), py5.random(py5.height), 10)
 8
 9
10def mouse_clicked(e):
11    if e.is_shift_down():
12        py5.println('the shift key is down')
13    else:
14        py5.println('the shift key is not down')

Description#

Return boolean value reflecting if the Shift key is down. The Shift key is a modifier key and can be pressed at the same time as other keys.

Underlying Processing method: isShiftDown

Syntax#

is_shift_down() -> bool

Updated on April 27, 2022 10:44:51am UTC