save windows clipboard content temporarily and restore later
kakarukeys at gmail.com
Sat Oct 10 19:24:09 CEST 2009
On Oct 10, 6:00 am, Neil Hodgson <nyamatongwe+thun... at gmail.com>
> > I followed your hints, and wrote the following code. It works for most
> > clipboard formats except files. Selecting and copying a file, followed
> > by backup() and restore() throw an exception:
> For some formats the handle stored on the clipboard may not be a
> memory handle so may not be retrieved as memory. You could try using a
> list of formats to include or exclude or just pass over the exception.
The exception occurred not when the program was trying to retrieve the
clipboard data, but when calling SetClipboardData to write to
clipboard. So I don't think what you said is the cause of the problem.
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