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IDataObject.GetDataHere Method

Obtains data from a source data object. This method, which is called by a data consumer, differs from the GetData method in that the caller must allocate and free the specified storage medium.

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

void GetDataHere(
	ref FORMATETC format,
	ref STGMEDIUM medium
)

Parameters

format
Type: System.Runtime.InteropServices.ComTypes.FORMATETC%
A pointer to a FORMATETC structure, passed by reference, that defines the format, medium, and target device to use when passing the data. Only one medium can be specified in TYMED, and only the following TYMED values are valid: TYMED_ISTORAGE, TYMED_ISTREAM, TYMED_HGLOBAL, or TYMED_FILE.
medium
Type: System.Runtime.InteropServices.ComTypes.STGMEDIUM%
A STGMEDIUM, passed by reference, that defines the storage medium containing the data being transferred. The medium must be allocated by the caller and filled in by GetDataHere. The caller must also free the medium. The implementation of this method must always supply a value of null for the pUnkForRelease member of the STGMEDIUM structure that this parameter points to.

For more information about IDataObject::GetDataHere, see the MSDN Library.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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