This structure supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

A generalized Clipboard format containing a target device, the aspect or view of the data, and a storage medium indicator.

Namespace: Microsoft.Aspnet.Snapin
Assembly: AspNetMMCExt (in aspnetmmcext.dll)

public struct FORMATETC
public final class FORMATETC extends ValueType
Not applicable.

The FORMATETC structure is used as a parameter in OLE functions and methods requiring data format information.

For more information about programming with the formatetc structure and the Microsoft Management Console (MMC), see the "MMC Programmer's Guide" in the MSDN Library.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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

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