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Determines if the rich edit control can paste the specified Clipboard format.

BOOL CanPaste(
   UINT nFormat = 0 
) const;



The Clipboard data format to query. This parameter can be one of the predefined Clipboard formats or the value returned by RegisterClipboardFormat.

Nonzero if the Clipboard format can be pasted; otherwise 0.

If nFormat is 0, CanPaste will try any format currently on the Clipboard.

For more information, see EM_CANPASTE message and RegisterClipboardFormat function in the Platform SDK.

// The pointer to my rich edit control.
extern CRichEditCtrl* pmyRichEditCtrl;

// Paste the clipboard data if possible.
if (pmyRichEditCtrl->CanPaste())