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Clears the clipboard content.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Clipboard 14.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "Clipboard.Clear" )




Returns OK or error.


Clears the clipboard content.
If you would use Clipboard.SetText with an empty text, you would still have text in the list of formats on the clipboard with no content. With Clipboard.Clear you get a truly empty clipboard.

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This function is free to use.

Created 21st February 2024, last changed 21st February 2024

Clipboard.AddText - Clipboard.DetectFileMakerDataType