DataFormats.Dib DataFormats.Dib DataFormats.Dib DataFormats.Dib Field


Specifies the Windows device-independent bitmap (DIB) format. This static field is read-only.

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

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DIB is a file format designed to ensure that bitmapped graphics created using one application can be loaded and displayed in another application exactly the way they appeared in the originating application.

This field is used by the IDataObject interface and the DataObject class to specify the data type.

When adding to an IDataObject or to an implementation of DataObject, use this field as the format for the IDataObject.SetData and DataObject.SetData methods.

To see if an object of this type exists, use this field as the format for the IDataObject.GetDataPresent and DataObject.GetDataPresent methods.

To get an object of this type, use this as the format for the IDataObject.GetData and DataObject.GetData methods.

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