IDataObject.GetData Method (String)

Retrieves a data object in a specified format; the data format is specified by a string.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

[UIPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.InheritanceDemand, Clipboard = UIPermissionClipboard.AllClipboard)]
Object GetData(
	string format
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

format
Type: System.String

A string that specifies what format to retrieve the data as. See the DataFormats class for a set of predefined data formats.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
A data object with the data in the specified format, or null if the data is not available in the specified format.

For an implementation of this method, see GetData.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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