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DataObject.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 ()
public DataObject ()
public function DataObject ()
Not applicable.

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();
 }
 

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.set_Text(myDataObject.GetData(DataFormats.Text).ToString());
} //CreateDefaultDataObject

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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