The interface MouseMotionEvent indicates a mouse action occurred in a component. This low-level event is generated by a component object when mouse is dragged or moved.

Class declaration

Following is the declaration for java.awt.event.MouseMotionEvent Class:

  1. public class MouseMotionEvent
  2. extends InputEvent

Interface methods

S.N.Method & Description
1 void mouseDragged(MouseEvent e) Invoked when a mouse button is pressed on a component and then dragged.
2 void mouseMoved(MouseEvent e) Invoked when the mouse cursor has been moved onto a component but no buttons have been pushed.

Methods inherited

This interface inherits methods from the following classes:

  • java.awt.event.InputEvent

  • java.awt.event.ComponentEvent

  • java.awt.AWTEvent

  • java.util.EventObject

  • java.lang.Object