Bug 142104 - Copy & paste not working correctly
Summary: Copy & paste not working correctly
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Reported: 2021-05-05 15:23 UTC by paul chaundy
Modified: 2021-12-03 04:47 UTC (History)
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Description paul chaundy 2021-05-05 15:23:09 UTC
I find in LibreOffice calc and writer i often have problems with Copy & paste not working correctly. i copy something from a browser and it clear stored ok on clipboard but libreOffice refuses to paste anything. often i get it to work in the end but often fails first few times

Actual Results:
its random if it happens. for example copy text from browser into writer

Expected Results:
paste works

Reproducible: Sometimes

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:
[Information automatically included from LibreOffice]
Locale: en-GB
Module: TextDocument
[Information guessed from browser]
OS: Windows (All)
OS is 64bit: no
Comment 1 V Stuart Foote 2021-05-05 15:42:42 UTC
Should be fixed now in master/7.2 and the 7.1.3 release with work on bug 140813

Please retest with the 7.1.3 release [1]

[1] http://downloadarchive.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/old/
Comment 2 QA Administrators 2021-11-02 04:11:17 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 3 QA Administrators 2021-12-03 04:47:51 UTC
Dear paul chaundy,

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