Clipboard.GetImage Method ()


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Returns a BitmapSource object from the Clipboard that contains data in the Bitmap format.

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

static member GetImage : unit -> BitmapSource

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.Imaging.BitmapSource

A BitmapSource object that contains data in the Bitmap format, or null if the data is unavailable in this format.

This method returns a BitmapSource object, either when data is available natively or when data can be auto-converted to the Bitmap data format.

A bitmap represents a computer graphic as an array of bits in memory, and these bits represent the attributes of the individual pixels in an image.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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