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[Solved] Can't paste into OOo Writer with copy and paste

Postby chained » Sun Jul 24, 2011 8:53 pm

today 24jul2011 for some odd reason if i use copy n paste by right clicking my mouse to copy words off a website then try to paste that into an openoffice document the paste function in the drop down list from right clicking mouse is not shown..why ? ive been copy n pasting stuff into openoffice writer documents for months with no problem..how can i fix this error ?
Last edited by chained on Tue Jul 26, 2011 7:04 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Can't paste into OOo Writer with copy and paste

Postby Hagar Delest » Sun Jul 24, 2011 9:51 pm

Does it work if you use the shortcuts Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V?
You can try to reset your OOo user profile but don't transfer your personal data during the welcome process (if you had 2.x before), configuration files from the former version might corrupt the new profile.
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Re: Can't paste into OOo Writer with copy and paste

Postby chained » Mon Jul 25, 2011 8:48 pm

i solved the problem by closing the writer documents i had open 1 by 1 then when i reopened them the copy n paste function began working again, phew ! :D :D :D :bravo:
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Re: Can't paste into OOo Writer with copy and paste

Postby chained » Mon Jul 25, 2011 8:49 pm

how do i say this is resolved ? is there a button ?
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Re: Can't paste into OOo Writer with copy and paste

Postby Hagar Delest » Mon Jul 25, 2011 8:51 pm

No button, you've to add '[Solved]' at the beginning of your first post title (edit button).
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