Global Variable

NSFileContentsPboardType

A representation of a file’s contents.

Declaration

NSPasteboardType NSFileContentsPboardType;

Discussion

The file contents pboard type allowed you to synthesize a pboard type for a file's contents based on the file's extension.

In macOS 10.6 and later, you should use the UTI of a file to represent its contents instead.

See Also

Pasteboard Types

NSPasteboardTypeURL

URL data for one file or resource.

NSFilesPromisePboardType

Promised files.

Deprecated
NSFindPanelSearchOptionsPboardType

Type for NSFindPanel metadata property list. Used with the NSPasteBoard method propertyListForType:.

NSPasteboardTypeFont

Font and character information.

NSPasteboardTypeHTML

HTML (which an NSTextView object can read from, but not write to).

NSInkTextPboardType

Ink text data.

Deprecated
NSPasteboardTypePNG

PNG image data.

NSPostScriptPboardType

Encapsulated PostScript (EPS) code.

Deprecated
NSPasteboardTypeRTF

Rich Text Format (RTF) data.

NSPasteboardTypeRTFD

RTFD formatted file contents.

NSPasteboardTypeRuler

Paragraph formatting information.

NSPasteboardTypeSound

Sound data (an NSSound object).

NSPasteboardTypeTabularText

An NSString object containing tab-separated fields of text.

NSPasteboardTypeTextFinderOptions

Type for the Find panel metadata property list.

NSPasteboardTypeTIFF

Tag Image File Format (TIFF) data.

NSVCardPboardType

VCard data.

Deprecated