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DataObject.ContainsFileDropList Method

Indicates whether the data object contains data that is in the FileDrop format or can be converted to that format.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in

public virtual bool ContainsFileDropList ()
public boolean ContainsFileDropList ()
public function ContainsFileDropList () : boolean
Not applicable.

Return Value

true if the data object contains a file drop list; otherwise, false.

A file drop list is a collection of strings containing path information for files.

Use this method to determine whether the data object contains a file drop list before retrieving it with the GetFileDropList method.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0