Instance Property


The pasteboard types that can be provided from the current selection.


var writablePasteboardTypes: [NSPasteboard.PasteboardType] { get }


An array of strings describing the types that can be written to the pasteboard immediately, or an array with no members if the text view has no text or no selection.

Overriders can copy the result from super and add their own new types.

See Also

Managing the Pasteboard

func readSelection(from: NSPasteboard) -> Bool

Reads the text view’s preferred type of data from the specified pasteboard.

func readSelection(from: NSPasteboard, type: NSPasteboard.PasteboardType) -> Bool

Reads data of the given type from the specified pasteboard.

var readablePasteboardTypes: [NSPasteboard.PasteboardType]

The types this text view can read immediately from the pasteboard.

func writeSelection(to: NSPasteboard, type: NSPasteboard.PasteboardType) -> Bool

Writes the current selection to the specified pasteboard using the given type.

func writeSelection(to: NSPasteboard, types: [NSPasteboard.PasteboardType]) -> Bool

Writes the current selection to the specified pasteboard under each given type.

func validRequestor(forSendType: NSPasteboard.PasteboardType?, returnType: NSPasteboard.PasteboardType?) -> Any?

Returns self if the text view can provide and accept the specified data types, or nil if it can't.