clipboard.getText

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clipboard.getText is a function that is part of the Clipboard Library.


The function allows you to retrieve the content of the clipboard.

Syntax[edit]

clipboard.getText()
returns the content of the clipboard in the form of a string.

Example[edit]

--Clipboard test
 
function on.paint(gc)
	clip = clipboard.getText()
	gc:drawString(clip, 100, 100)
end
 
function on.charIn(ch)
	clipboard.addText(ch)
	platform.window:invalidate() -- recall graph engine
end

This code will read the content of the clipboard and print it on the screen. When you press a key, it will put the key value in the clipboard.

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