DataObject.GetData Method (Type)

Returns a data object in a format specified by a Type object.

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

'Declaration
Public Function GetData ( _
	format As Type _
) As Object

Parameters

format
Type: System.Type

A Type that specifies the format for the data. For a set of predefined data formats, see the DataFormats class.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
A data object with the data in the specified format, or Nothing if the data is unavailable in the specified format.

Implements

IDataObject.GetData(Type)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

format is Nothing.

.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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