Creates and returns an array of image representation objects initialized using the contents of the pasteboard.
- macOS 10.0+
The pasteboard containing the image data.
An array of image representation objects. The array contains one object for each image in the specified pasteboard.
If sent to the
NSImage class object, this method returns an array of objects (all newly-allocated instances of a subclass of
NSImage) that have been initialized with the data in the specified pasteboard. If sent to a subclass of
NSImage that recognizes the pasteboard data, it returns an array of objects (all instances of that subclass) initialized with the pasteboard data.
This method returns
nil in any of the following cases:
The message is sent to the
NSImageclass object and there are no subclasses in the
NSImageclass registry that handle the pasteboard data.
The message is sent to a subclass of
NSImageand that subclass cannot handle the pasteboard data.
NSImagesubclass is unable to initialize itself with the contents the pasteboard.
NSImage subclass is initialized by creating an
NSData object based on the data in
pasteboard and passing it to the