Clipboard Viewer

Posted On 2017-06-15 by BlackBeltVB
Tags: VB6 Miscellaneous 
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How to write a clipboard notification program.

The TextBox and PictureBox on the Form automatically change anytime new text or compatible images are copied to the clipboard from any application.

Clipboard Viewer in Action


Special Instructions

Uses the following API functions and messages:

  • CallWindowProc
  • ChangeClipboardChain
  • SendMessage
  • SetClipboardViewer
  • SetWindowLong


This code originally appeared on, and has been republished here with the permission of Matt Hart.

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