Bug 76555 - EDITING: Copy and paste - No data
Summary: EDITING: Copy and paste - No data
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: Other Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Whiteboard: BSA
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-03-24 14:53 UTC by Knud
Modified: 2015-02-11 19:43 UTC (History)
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Description Knud 2014-03-24 14:53:26 UTC
Problem description: 

Steps to reproduce:
1. Click on Copy (Either from Editmenu og Mouse Rightclick menu)
2. Alt + Tab to new program (eg. Gimp)
3. Click on Paste (Either from Editmenu, Mouse Rightclick menu or File -> New)
4. Error message in Gimp says "no image-data in clipboard"

Current behavior:
If I copy or cut text and illustrations in "Writer" everything appears to act as usual, but nothing is pasted on the new program/document. 

Expected behavior:
There should appear a copy of the copied data when pasted to a new document in an other open program.

Operating System: Windows 8
Version: release
Comment 1 Knud 2014-03-25 11:15:46 UTC

I've done a little more testing on this bug. 

I can copy paste from Write to this site in FireFox, but I can't paste to Evernote or OutLook in Firefox.

I can paste from Write to Notepad, but not to MS Word 2013.
Comment 2 Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired) 2014-06-10 04:01:44 UTC
Dear Knud,

I have been able to copy text and images from LibreOffice to MS Word 2013. Is there a particular piece of text and images you have been attempting that hasnt been able to work, and if so, can you please attach the file and provide details of what you were trying to copy and paste, so that we can look into it.
Comment 3 QA Administrators 2015-01-10 18:06:00 UTC
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Comment 4 QA Administrators 2015-02-11 19:43:46 UTC
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