Xamarin.Essentials Clipboard

Pre-release NuGet

The Clipboard class lets you copy and paste text to the system clipboard between applications.

Using Clipboard

Add a reference to Xamarin.Essentials in your class:

using Xamarin.Essentials;

To check if the Clipboard has text currently ready to be pasted:

var hasText = Clipboard.HasText;

To set text to the Clipboard:

ClipBoard.SetText("Hello World");

To read text from the Clipboard:

var text = await Clipboard.GetTextAsync();