# wx.EventCategory¶

The EventCategory enumeration provides the following values:

Description

Value

wxEVT_CATEGORY_UI

This is the category for those events which are generated to update the appearance of the GUI but which (usually) do not comport data processing, i.e.

wxEVT_CATEGORY_USER_INPUT

This category groups those events which are generated directly from the user through input devices like mouse and keyboard and usually result in data to be processed from the application (e.g.

wxEVT_CATEGORY_SOCKET

This category is for SocketEvent .

wxEVT_CATEGORY_TIMER

This category is for wx.TimerEvent.

This mask is used in wx.EventLoopBase.YieldFor to specify that all event categories should be processed.