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Clipboard.SetImage Method

Stores Bitmap data on the Clipboard. The image data is specified as a BitmapSource.

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

public static void SetImage(
	BitmapSource image


Type: System.Windows.Media.Imaging.BitmapSource
A BitmapSource object that contains the image data to store on the Clipboard.

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.

This method adds data with auto-conversion enabled.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.