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If you assign the value of a memo field directly to the _CLIPTEXT variable, Visual FoxPro may produce the following error:
Data type mismatch.
Use the ALLTRIM() function to convert the memo field into a string before assigning it to _CLIPTEXT.
This problem was corrected in Microsoft Visual FoxPro version 7.0 for Windows.
Information stored in the _CLIPTEXT variable is available to be pasted as if it had been placed on the Clipboard using Cut or Copy operations.
In Visual FoxPro 6.0 and earlier, the following code produces the error:
Article ID: 297830 - Last Review: February 27, 2014 - Revision: 2.1