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Global Mouse and Keyboard Library

, 8 Aug 2008 CPOL
Easy-to-use library with global mouse and keyboard hooks and simulators.
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using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.ComponentModel;
using System.Data;
using System.Drawing;
using System.Text;
using System.Windows.Forms;

using MouseKeyboardLibrary;
using System.Threading;

namespace GlobalMacroRecorder
{
    public partial class MacroForm : Form
    {

        List<MacroEvent> events = new List<MacroEvent>();
        int lastTimeRecorded = 0;

        MouseHook mouseHook = new MouseHook();
        KeyboardHook keyboardHook = new KeyboardHook();

        public MacroForm()
        {

            InitializeComponent();

            mouseHook.MouseMove += new MouseEventHandler(mouseHook_MouseMove);
            mouseHook.MouseDown += new MouseEventHandler(mouseHook_MouseDown);
            mouseHook.MouseUp += new MouseEventHandler(mouseHook_MouseUp);

            keyboardHook.KeyDown += new KeyEventHandler(keyboardHook_KeyDown);
            keyboardHook.KeyUp += new KeyEventHandler(keyboardHook_KeyUp);

        }

        void mouseHook_MouseMove(object sender, MouseEventArgs e)
        {

            events.Add(
                new MacroEvent(
                    MacroEventType.MouseMove,
                    e,
                    Environment.TickCount - lastTimeRecorded
                ));

            lastTimeRecorded = Environment.TickCount;

        }

        void mouseHook_MouseDown(object sender, MouseEventArgs e)
        {

            events.Add(
                new MacroEvent(
                    MacroEventType.MouseDown,
                    e,
                    Environment.TickCount - lastTimeRecorded
                ));

            lastTimeRecorded = Environment.TickCount;

        }

        void mouseHook_MouseUp(object sender, MouseEventArgs e)
        {

            events.Add(
                new MacroEvent(
                    MacroEventType.MouseUp,
                    e,
                    Environment.TickCount - lastTimeRecorded
                ));

            lastTimeRecorded = Environment.TickCount;

        }

        void keyboardHook_KeyDown(object sender, KeyEventArgs e)
        {

            events.Add(
                new MacroEvent(
                    MacroEventType.KeyDown,
                    e,
                    Environment.TickCount - lastTimeRecorded
                ));

            lastTimeRecorded = Environment.TickCount;

        }

        void keyboardHook_KeyUp(object sender, KeyEventArgs e)
        {

            events.Add(
                new MacroEvent(
                    MacroEventType.KeyUp,
                    e,
                    Environment.TickCount - lastTimeRecorded
                ));

            lastTimeRecorded = Environment.TickCount;

        }

        private void recordStartButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {

            events.Clear();
            lastTimeRecorded = Environment.TickCount;

            keyboardHook.Start();
            mouseHook.Start();

        }


        private void recordStopButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {

            keyboardHook.Stop();
            mouseHook.Stop();

        }

        private void playBackMacroButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {

            foreach (MacroEvent macroEvent in events)
            {

                Thread.Sleep(macroEvent.TimeSinceLastEvent);

                switch (macroEvent.MacroEventType)
                {
                    case MacroEventType.MouseMove:
                        {

                            MouseEventArgs mouseArgs = (MouseEventArgs)macroEvent.EventArgs;

                            MouseSimulator.X = mouseArgs.X;
                            MouseSimulator.Y = mouseArgs.Y;

                        }
                        break;
                    case MacroEventType.MouseDown:
                        {

                            MouseEventArgs mouseArgs = (MouseEventArgs)macroEvent.EventArgs;

                            MouseSimulator.MouseDown(mouseArgs.Button);

                        }
                        break;
                    case MacroEventType.MouseUp:
                        {

                            MouseEventArgs mouseArgs = (MouseEventArgs)macroEvent.EventArgs;

                            MouseSimulator.MouseUp(mouseArgs.Button);

                        }
                        break;
                    case MacroEventType.KeyDown:
                        {

                            KeyEventArgs keyArgs = (KeyEventArgs)macroEvent.EventArgs;

                            KeyboardSimulator.KeyDown(keyArgs.KeyCode);

                        }
                        break;
                    case MacroEventType.KeyUp:
                        {

                            KeyEventArgs keyArgs = (KeyEventArgs)macroEvent.EventArgs;

                            KeyboardSimulator.KeyUp(keyArgs.KeyCode);

                        }
                        break;
                    default:
                        break;
                }

            }

        }

        private void MacroForm_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {

        }

    }
}

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