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SetText Method (String)
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DataObject.SetText Method (String)

Adds text data to the data object in the UnicodeText format.

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

public virtual void SetText(
	string textData
)

Parameters

textData
Type: System.String

The text to add to the data object.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

textData is null or Empty.

To retrieve text data from the data object, first use the ContainsText method to determine whether the data object contains image data before retrieving it with the GetText method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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