FORMATETC.cfFormat Field


Specifies the particular clipboard format of interest.

Namespace:   System.Runtime.InteropServices.ComTypes
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public short cfFormat

Field Value

Type: System.Int16

OLE recognizes three formats:

  • Standard interchange formats, such as CF_TEXT.

  • Private application formats understood only by the application offering the format, or by other applications offering similar features.

  • OLE formats, which are used to create linked or embedded objects.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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