Clipboard.GetText Method

Returns a string containing the UnicodeText data on the Clipboard.

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

static member GetText : unit -> string

Return Value

Type: System.String
A string containing the UnicodeText data , or an empty string if no UnicodeText data is available on the Clipboard.

The UnicodeText data format denotes 16-bit character encoded Unicode, also referred to as UTF-16, and UCS-2.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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