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Queries the list of data types on the clipboard.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Clipboard 4.0 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "Clipboard.GetTypes" )




Returns list or error.


Queries the list of data types on the clipboard.
The plugin currently only get/set unicode text using Clipboard.GetText/Clipboard.SetText.
If you need additional data types supported, please contact us.

For server this will query the clipboard of the user account running the server app on the server computer and not the clipboard of any client.


Query list of types:

MBS( "Clipboard.GetTypes" )

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This function is free to use.

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 21st October 2017

Clipboard.GetText - Clipboard.SetFileMakerData