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Convert a hyperlink from plain text format into HTML format


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Hi everyone,

I would like to build an AutoIt script allowing me to convert a hyperlink from the plain text format into the HTML format.

Right now I have to use a 2-step workaround like this:

- Copy the hyperlink to clipboard (I just send Ctrl+C to capture the hyperlink in plain text format)
- Call a C# program to get the hyperlink from clipboard, convert it into the HTML format, and put it back to clipboard
       - Inside the C# program I manually add some HTML segments like <!--StartFragment-->, <html><body><p>, ...
       - After adding these segments I use function Clipboard.SetData(DataFormats.Html, myHTMLText) to convert myHTMLText from plain text to HTML text and put it back to clipboard.

This method works, but it is not beautiful. I would like to do the whole thing in AutoIt. Is there any function in AutoIt which can give the same result as the above C# function Clipboard.SetData()?

Thank you.

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