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Windows' clipboard

by InfiniteSilence (Curate)
on Jul 31, 2001 at 22:57 UTC ( #101273=perlquestion: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??
InfiniteSilence has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

Hey, anybody know how to programmatically push some text into the Window's clipboard?

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Re: Windows' clipboard
by RhetTbull (Curate) on Jul 31, 2001 at 23:09 UTC
    Look at the Win32::Clipboard module, available on CPAN. Straight from the docs:
    use Win32::Clipboard; $CLIP = Win32::Clipboard(); print "Clipboard contains: ", $CLIP->Get(), "\n"; $CLIP->Set("some text to copy into the clipboard");
Re: Windows' clipboard
by alftheo (Scribe) on Aug 01, 2001 at 13:36 UTC
    Here's my scripts:
    • toclip.cmd:
      @perl -MWin32::Clipboard -e "undef $/;$c=Win32::Clipboard(<>);" %*
    • fromclip.cmd:
      @perl -MWin32::Clipboard -e "$c=Win32::Clipboard();print $c->Get();"

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