Access/VBA Library

GetClipboardData

Retrieves data from the Clipboard in a specified format. The Clipboard must have been opened previously.

See also: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms649039(v=vs.85).aspx

Syntax

GetClipboardData( wFormat )
Parameters
Name Type Description
wFormat Long Required. The Clipboard format. This module uses CF_TEXT only.
Return value

Long : NULL if the function failes, otherwise the handle to the data.

Code
Declare Function GetClipboardData Lib "user32" (ByVal wFormat As Long) As Long

See also

  • GetStringFromClipboard