Bug 124332 - Copied text from another app is shown as ";;;" when pasted into spreadsheet cell.
Summary: Copied text from another app is shown as ";;;" when pasted into spreadsheet c...
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: LibreOffice (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Mac OS X (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Blocks: Paste
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Reported: 2019-03-26 23:06 UTC by eriksmoe
Modified: 2019-11-10 03:50 UTC (History)
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Description eriksmoe 2019-03-26 23:06:53 UTC
When I copy a word from another app and paste it into a cell in the spreadsheet, I only get ";;;" (three semicolons) in the cell.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Copied the text "erik" from another app.
2. Pasted text into cell in spreadsheet.
3. Got ";;;" as text in cell.

Actual Results:
";;;" in cell.

Expected Results:
"erik" in cell.

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:
Shown the original copied text from the other app.
Comment 1 Roman Kuznetsov 2019-03-26 23:15:50 UTC
PLease add info from dialog Help->About LibreOffice

And try reset your user profile uses Help->Restart in Safe mode
Comment 2 eriksmoe 2019-03-26 23:26:04 UTC
Build ID: 98c6a8a1c6c7b144ce3cc729e34964b47ce25d62

After restart in Safe Mode: Pasting copied text in cell. Gets the following result in cell: ";;[copied text]". Bug still there, but different.
Comment 3 Xisco Faulí 2019-04-12 11:04:45 UTC
Please, provide the whole info, not just the hash
Comment 4 QA Administrators 2019-10-10 02:41:24 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2019-11-10 03:50:00 UTC
Dear eriksmoe,

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Your bug report is being closed as INSUFFICIENTDATA due to inactivity and
a lack of information which is needed in order to accurately
reproduce and confirm the problem. We encourage you to retest
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