Use this code to get the contents of the clipboard, copy text to the clipboard, or clear the contents of the clipboard.
|(Declarations)||Declarations||Declarations and private variables for the modClipboard module.|
|ClearClipboardData||Procedure||Clears the clipboard.|
|GetClipboardData||Procedure||Get the text contents of the clipboard.|
|SetClipboardData||Procedure||Writes the supplied string to the clipboard.|
' Example of the modClipboard module ' ' To use this example: ' 1. Create a new form. ' 2. Create a command button called cmdTest ' 3. Paste the entire contents of this module into the new form's module. Private Sub cmdTest_Click() ' This procedure shows how to use the modClipboard class. Dim strTest As String ' Put a string of text onto the clipboard Debug.Print "Putting text on the clipboard" SetClipboardData "This is a test" ' Get the text strTest = GetClipboardData() Debug.Print "Clipboard is: " & strTest ' Clear the clipboard Debug.Print "Emptying the clipboard..." ClearClipboardData Debug.Print "Clipboard is: " & GetClipboardData() End Sub
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