DataObject.GetData Method (Type)

Retrieves a data object in a specified format; the data format is specified by a Type object. Always throws an exception.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
Public Function GetData ( _
    format As Type _
) As Object
public Object GetData(
    Type format
)

Parameters

  • format
    Type: System.Type
    A Type object that specifies the format in which to retrieve the data.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
Always throws an exception.

Implements

IDataObject.GetData(Type)

Exceptions

Exception Condition
NotImplementedException

Not implemented.

SecurityException

Attempted access in a mode other than Drop.

Version Information

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4

Platforms

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.