InkCanvas.CanPaste Method ()

 
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Indicates whether the contents of the Clipboard can be pasted into the InkCanvas.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

Public Function CanPaste As Boolean

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the contents of the Clipboard can be pasted in; otherwise, false.

The InkCanvas can support Clipboard data in Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) format, Ink Serialized Format (ISF), and text format.

The following example copies an element to the Clipboard and pastes it to the InkCanvas. This example assumes that there is an element called rect1, and that the Click events have been connected to the event handlers in the example.

Private Sub copyXamlButton_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As RoutedEventArgs)

    'string rectString = Parser.SaveAsXml(rect1);
    Dim rectString As String = XamlWriter.Save(rect1)

    Dim rectangleData As New DataObject(DataFormats.Xaml, rectString)
    Clipboard.SetDataObject(rectangleData)

End Sub 'copyXamlButton_Click


Private Sub pasteButton_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As RoutedEventArgs)

    If inkCanvas1.CanPaste() Then
        inkCanvas1.Paste(New Point(100, 100))
    End If

End Sub 'pasteButton_Click

UIPermission

Permission to paste content from the Clipboard to the InkCanvas. Associated enumeration: UIPermissionClipboard.AllClipboard.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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