Access/VBA Library

OpenClipboard

Opens the Clipboard for examination and prevents other applications from modifying the Clipboard content.

See also: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms649048(v=vs.85).aspx

Syntax

OpenClipboard( hwnd )
Parameters
Name Type Description
hwnd Long Required. A handle to the window to be associated with the open Clipboard. If this parameter is NULL, the open Clipboard is associated with the current task.
Return value

Long : Zero if the function failes. Nonzero otherwise.

Code
Declare Function OpenClipboard Lib "user32" (ByVal hwnd As Long) As Long

See also

  • GetStringFromClipboard
  • CopyStringToClipboard