DataObject.GetData Method (Type)

Returns a data object in a format specified by a Type object.

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

public Object GetData(
	Type format
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

format
Type: System.Type

A Type that specifies the format for the data. For a set of predefined data formats, see the DataFormats class.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
A data object with the data in the specified format, or null if the data is unavailable in the specified format.

Implements

IDataObject.GetData(Type)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

format is null.

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
Was this page helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2014 Microsoft