Instance Method

cut:

An action method that deletes selected content and puts it on the general pasteboard.

Declaration

- (void)cut:(id)sender;

Parameters

sender

The object that sent this message.

Discussion

This action method deletes the selected content and places it onto the general pasteboard, in as many formats as the receiver supports. For example, a plain text object uses NSStringPboardType for plain text, and a rich text object also uses NSRTFPboardType.

See Also

Cut, Copy and Paste Action Methods

- copy:

Action method that copies the selected content to the general pasteboard.

- copyFont:

An action method that copies font information onto the font pasteboard.

- delete:

An action method that deletes the selected content.

- paste:

An action method that pastes content from the pasteboard at the insertion point or over the selection.

- pasteFont:

An action method that pastes font information from the font pasteboard.

- pasteAsPlainText:

An action method that pastes pasteboard content as plain text.

- pasteAsRichText:

An action method that pastes pasteboard content into the receiver as rich text, maintaining its attributes.