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Queries styled text from clipboard.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Clipboard 5.0 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "Clipboard.GetStyledText" )




Returns text or error.


Queries styled text from clipboard.
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.

Implemented for Windows with version 11.3 of MBS Plugin.
If there is no styled text, we return empty text and you may use Clipboard.GetText then.

See also

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This function checks for a license.

Created 17th November 2014, last changed 13th March 2023

Clipboard.GetRTFText - Clipboard.GetText