We help IT Professionals succeed at work.

We've partnered with Certified Experts, Carl Webster and Richard Faulkner, to bring you two Citrix podcasts. Learn about 2020 trends and get answers to your biggest Citrix questions!Listen Now

x

Programmatically move the mouse cursor

Tom Knowlton
Tom Knowlton asked
on
Medium Priority
8,484 Views
Last Modified: 2011-08-18
Without using the Win32 API....how do I programmatically move the mouse from one position to another, under VS .NET 2005?
Comment
Watch Question

athapaCEO / CTO
Top Expert 2005

Commented:
If this an windows app then this will do the trick.
AT



x = 10;
y = 20;
Cursor.Position = new Point(x,y);

Not the solution you were looking for? Getting a personalized solution is easy.

Ask the Experts
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Most Valuable Expert 2012
Top Expert 2008
Commented:
Cursor.Position will work, but you need to convert to screen coordinates:

     Cursor.Position = this.PointToScreen(Me.textBox1.Location);

Bob
Access more of Experts Exchange with a free account
Thanks for using Experts Exchange.

Create a free account to continue.

Limited access with a free account allows you to:

  • View three pieces of content (articles, solutions, posts, and videos)
  • Ask the experts questions (counted toward content limit)
  • Customize your dashboard and profile

*This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

OR

Please enter a first name

Please enter a last name

8+ characters (letters, numbers, and a symbol)

By clicking, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.