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DataObject Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the DataObject class.

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

public DataObject()

The following code example creates a DataObject and adds data to it. The example then retrieves and displays the data. This code requires that textBox1 has been created.


private void CreateDefaultDataObject() {
    // Creates a data object.
    DataObject myDataObject;

    // Assigns the string to the data object.
    string myString = "My text string";
    myDataObject = new DataObject(myString);

    // Prints the string in a text box.
    textBox1.Text = myDataObject.GetData(DataFormats.Text).ToString();
 }
 


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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

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