DataFormats.Dif Field


Specifies the Windows Data Interchange Format (DIF) data format.

public: static initonly System::String ^ Dif;
public static readonly string Dif;
 staticval mutable Dif : string
Public Shared ReadOnly Dif As String 

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DIF is a format consisting of ASCII codes in which database, spreadsheet, and similar documents can be structured to facilitate their use by and transfer to other programs.

This field is used by the DataObject class and other classes that implement the IDataObject interface to describe an available data format.

Use this field with the SetData method to add data with a corresponding format to a data object; use this field with the GetData method to retrieve data in the corresponding format. To check whether a data object contains data in this format, use the GetDataPresent method to query for the format.

Applies to