File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
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glenn lee

Joined: Jan 14, 2004
Posts: 1
hi all, I need copy some JLabels and Graphic2D rectangles from JFrame to system clipboard so that they can be pasted to other application like MSWord, any ideas or pointer? Thanks!
Don Kiddick
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Joined: Dec 12, 2002
Posts: 580
Things that are text based should just work. Other types are a bit more work. Check out the java.awt.datatransfer package in particular the Transferable interface and the DataFlavor class.
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