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DataObject Constructor

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: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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