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Re: sending programatically output to clipboard

Just a note that "EMF" and "MGF" are Windows-specific Export

The original poster did indeed specify that they were working on
Windows.  But any other folks that are not should not be concerned if
this doesn't work for them...



On May 21, 2:54 pm, John Fultz <jfu... at> wrote:
> On Tue, 20 May 2008 06:53:07 -0400 (EDT), Adrian Lupascu wrote:
> > Hi everyone,
> > I would like to find a way to programatically send some output to the
> > clipboard. For the time being I would like to do that with formatted
> > equations, and I would like to send them as bitmap or metafile (I work
> > on Windows). So it should be the equivalent of "Copy As". I searched on
> > the forum and I found a few posts on related topics, but I did not
> > manage to get it working.
> > Any help is appreciated.
> > Thanks,
> > Adrian
> For example,
> nb = NotebookPut[Notebook[{Cell["1234", "Title"]}]];
> SelectionMove[nb, All, Notebook];
> FrontEndExecute[FrontEndToken[nb, "CopySpecial", "EMF"]]
> Use "EMF" for metafile (copies both enhanced and windows-style metafiles).=
>  Use
> "MGF" for bitmaps.
> Sincerely,
> John Fultz
> jfu... at
> User Interface Group
> Wolfram Research, Inc.

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