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I want to get the contents of the clipboard. If I paste it

Customer Question

I want to get the contents of the clipboard.
If I paste it straight into excel or word shows it as a tables, but when I use clipboard.gettext none of the table info is retrieved.
How can I retrieve the entire contents of the clipboard.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Programming
Expert:  Kevin T replied 1 month ago.

How's it going.
Let me read of your question. Give me a minute.

Expert:  Kevin T replied 1 month ago.

You are looking to keep the formatting when pasting. Correct?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I want to examine both the formatting and the text.
Expert:  Kevin T replied 1 month ago.

What OS?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Windows 7, Visual Basic 2013
Expert:  Kevin T replied 1 month ago.

VB does not support paste with formatting it only supports paste as a string ()