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How to programattically save a file (or binary data) copied to the clipboard

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I can save my file object to the clipboard programatically (I think), but then I don't know how to save it to a file programmatically.  Is this possible?
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That's copying files TO the clipboard, which as I said I can already do.  I need to save the contents of the clipboard to a file.  

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Then have a look at http://vb.mvps.org/samples/project.asp?id=clipfilecopy - there is also a code sample to download, and some explanation as to how filecopy is actually done internally by explorer.
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