Set Clipboard Action—Setting Properties

The Set Clipboard action is used to place text or an expression on the Windows clipboard. The Paste action can then be used to paste the text in another application or location.

To set Set Clipboard properties:

  1. From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the Clipboard folder and double-click the Set Clipboard action or drag it into the Steps pane. The following dialog appears:

  1. From the General tab in the Text to send to the clipboard parameter, enter the desired text. To place an expression on the clipboard, click the Insert Expression/Variable button and use the Expression Builder to build the expression.

  2. To set the Description tab properties, please refer to Description Tab Options.

  3. To set the Error Causes and On Error tab properties, please refer to Step Error Handling.

  4. When finished, click OK to save settings and close the properties dialog window.

See Also

About Actions

Adding Task Steps

Set Clipboard Action