Applies to TestComplete 14.40, last modified on June 16, 2020

Specifies the mode of the Input Method Editor (IME).

Declaration

componentObj.ImeMode
Read-Write Property String
componentObj     One of the user forms components and objects listed in the Applies To section  

Applies To

The property applies to the following components and objects:

TcxButtonEdit, TcxButtonEditProperties, TcxCalcEdit, TcxCalcEditProperties, TcxComboBox, TcxComboBoxProperties, TcxCurrencyEdit, TcxCurrencyEditProperties, TcxDateEdit, TcxDateEditProperties, TcxListBox, TcxMemo, TcxMemoProperties, TcxMRUEdit, TcxMRUEditProperties, TcxSpinEdit, TcxSpinEditProperties, TcxTextEdit, TcxTextEditProperties, TcxTimeEdit, TcxTimeEditProperties

Description

The input method editor (IME) processor allows entering Asian language symbols on standard keyboards. The ImeMode property specifies how IME processes the keyboard input in Asian version of Windows.

To specify the IME used for input conversion, use the ImeName property.

Property Value

One of the following string values:

Value Description
imDisable The IME is disabled and the conversion window cannot be turned on from the keyboard. This has no effect on Chinese, Taiwanese, or Korean IMEs.
imClose The IME conversion window is closed, but IME keeps running in the background. The conversion window can be opened using a hot key.
imOpen Open the IME conversion window and use the same conversion mode as the last one used.
imDontCare Launch IME if it is disabled and use the same conversion mode as the last one used. This is the default value.
imSAlpha Open the IME conversion window and use the single-byte alphanumeric conversion mode.
imAlpha Open the IME conversion window and use the double-byte alphanumeric conversion mode.
imHira Open the IME conversion window and use the double-width Hiragana conversion mode. This is only valid for Japanese IMEs.
imSKata Open the IME conversion window and use the single-byte Katakana (Hankaku Katakana) conversion mode. This is only valid for Japanese IMEs.
imKata Open the IME conversion window and use the double-byte Katakana (Zenkaku Katakana) conversion mode. This is only valid for Japanese IMEs.
imChinese Open the IME conversion window and use the double-byte Chinese conversion mode. This is only valid for Chinese IMEs.
imSHanguel Open the IME conversion window and use the single-byte Hanguel conversion mode. This is only valid for Korean IMEs.
imHanguel Open the IME conversion window and use the double-byte Hanguel conversion mode. This is only valid for Korean IMEs.

See Also

ImeName Property

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