troubleshooting Question

Clipboard - set data for Word and Notepad

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The following comes from using vb.net, but the issue may be common to VB:

When using the following to make rtf available to paste into word/wordpad:

    Clipboard.SetDataObject(New DataObject(DataFormats.Rtf, entireFile))

The text cannot be pasted into notepad.

Please indicate whether there is a way to copy text to the clipboard so that it can be pasted into both Word and notepad.   Perhaps it is possible to invoke SetDataObject for RTF and text.

Thanks.
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JackOfPH

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