Re: Re: Best way to block KeyEvent

goddard at goddard at
Thu Jun 28 02:36:10 PDT 2012

Thanks, and happy name day :)


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Od: Lubomir Nerad <lubomir.nerad at>
Předmět: Re: Best way to block KeyEvent
Datum: 27.6.2012 18:12:55
Hi Jiri,

you can consume key events for blocked keys in an event filter. Event 
filter is an EventHandler registered through addEventFilter method. It 
can be registered directly on the focused node or on any of its parent 
nodes, scene or stage.


                              new EventHandler<KeyEvent>() {
                                  public void handle(KeyEvent keyEvent) {
                                      if (<key test>) {

For <key test> you can use the KeyCombination.match method.


On 6/27/2012 5:28 PM, goddard at wrote:
> Hello,
> what's the best way to block KeyEvent? Let's say I want to have "enabled" only
one key at a time in a set of keys.
> Regards, Jiri

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