Async Clipboard: Read and Write Images

Implements programmatic copying and pasting of images for the Async Clipboard API. This change also updates navigator.clipboard.read() and navigator.clipboard.write() to comply with the specification. Programmatic copying and pasting of images is Chromium's top starred bug.

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

Blink>DataTransfer


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 76
  • Chrome for Android release 76
  • Android WebView release 76

Consensus & Standardization

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  • No public signals
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  • Strongly positive

Owners

Intent to Implement url

Intent to Implement thread

Last updated on 2019-06-04