Retrieves data from the clipboard. The clipboard data may be of several types and it is encapsulated in a self-describing structure. This function is based on clipboardimage, by Saurabh Kumar, firstname.lastname@example.org, with heavy modifications to address various cross-platform issues. Tested on Windows XP, Mac OS 10.5, but should work on various versions of Linux.
New: You can paste file handles (with path) from the clipboard. You can either use the clipboardpaste function, or the new convenience function clipfile.
Bryan Raines (2023). clipboardpaste (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/19822-clipboardpaste), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .
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Updated version with improved functionality, especially with respect to filenames on the clipboard.