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Clipboard

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Clipboard management plugin for Cordova that supports iOS, Android, and Windows Phone 8.

Repo: https://github.com/ihadeed/cordova-clipboard

Installation

  1. Install the Cordova and Ionic Native plugins:
    $ ionic cordova plugin add cordova-clipboard
    $ npm install --save @ionic-native/[email protected]
    
  2. Add this plugin to your app's module

Supported platforms

Usage

import { Clipboard } from '@ionic-native/clipboard';

constructor(private clipboard: Clipboard) { }

...


this.clipboard.copy('Hello world');

this.clipboard.paste().then(
   (resolve: string) => {
      alert(resolve);
    },
    (reject: string) => {
      alert('Error: ' + reject);
    }
  );

this.clipboard.clear();

Instance Members

copy(text)

Copies the given text

Param Type Details
text string

Text that gets copied on the system clipboard

Returns: Promise<any> Returns a promise after the text has been copied

paste()

Pastes the text stored in clipboard

Returns: Promise<any> Returns a promise after the text has been pasted

clear()

Clear the text stored in clipboard

Returns: Promise<any> Returns a promise after the text has been cleaned

API

Native

General