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Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The ClipboardEvent interface represents events providing information related to modification of the clipboard, that is cut, copy, and paste events.

Constructor

ClipboardEvent()
Creates a ClipboardEvent event with the given parameters.

Properties

Also inherits properties from its parent Event.

ClipboardEvent.clipboardData Read only
Is a DataTransfer object containing the data affected by the user-initiated cut, copy, or paste operation, along with its MIME type.

Methods

No specific methods; inherits methods from its parent Event.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Clipboard API and events
The definition of 'ClipboardEvent' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes Yes Yes4 Yes Yes
ClipboardEvent() constructor58 ? Yes ?45 ?
clipboardData Yes Yes225 Yes Yes
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
ClipboardEvent() constructor5858 ? Yes45 ? ?
clipboardData Yes Yes Yes22 Yes Yes ?

See also

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