is_mouse_pressed#

The is_mouse_pressed variable stores whether or not a mouse button is currently being pressed.

Examples#

 1# click within the image and press
 2# the left and right mouse buttons to
 3# change the value of the rectangle
 4def draw():
 5    if py5.is_mouse_pressed and py5.mouse_button == py5.LEFT:
 6        py5.fill(0)
 7    elif py5.is_mouse_pressed and py5.mouse_button == py5.RIGHT:
 8        py5.fill(255)
 9    else:
10        py5.fill(126)
11
12    py5.rect(25, 25, 50, 50)

Description#

The is_mouse_pressed variable stores whether or not a mouse button is currently being pressed. The value is True when any mouse button is pressed, and False if no button is pressed. The mouse_button variable (see the related reference entry) can be used to determine which button has been pressed.

Updated on September 11, 2021 16:51:34pm UTC