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Copy to clipboard all DataGridView cells issue

Hi all.

I'm facing another issue with the copy to clipboard functionality

I'm trying to use the below code to copy to clipboard but i get this message: 'SetDataObject' is not a member of 'System.Windows.Form.Button'

How can i fix this.

Thanks

    Private Sub clipboard_Click(sender As Object, e As EventArgs) Handles clipboard.Click
        DataGridView1.SelectAll()
        If DataGridView1.GetClipboardContent Is Nothing Then
            MessageBox.Show("Nothing selected to copy to clipboard.")
        Else
            Me.DataGridView1.ClipboardCopyMode = DataGridViewClipboardCopyMode.EnableWithoutHeaderText
            clipboard.SetDataObject(Me.DataGridView1.GetClipboardContent)
        End If
    End Sub

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Wilder1626
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Robert SchuttSoftware EngineerCommented:
you have named your button clipboard which interferes with calling the "default" Clipboard.

Either rename your button or use full qualification for Clipboard:
System.Windows.Forms.Clipboard.SetDataObject(Me.DataGridView1.GetClipboardContent)

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Wilder1626Author Commented:
Thank you so much. This is perfect.
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