Bug 82415 - EDITING: Copy and paste results in some "text fields"
Summary: EDITING: Copy and paste results in some "text fields"
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: Other macOS (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Whiteboard: BSA
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-08-10 09:59 UTC by Andrea Moro
Modified: 2015-06-08 14:27 UTC (History)
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Description Andrea Moro 2014-08-10 09:59:03 UTC
Problem description: 

Editing a new document while pasting some quotes and text from the forum.moneysupermarket.com site results in some paragraph break to be converted in a text field.

There is not a specific document, as I copied and pasted from several sources and I was able to get this behavior several times.

A URL to test could be 

Operating System: Mac OS X
Version: release
Comment 1 Alex Thurgood 2014-10-06 15:59:02 UTC
Can not confirm on OSX 10.9.4, pasting as is from a selection of paragraphs from the web page you gave into a Writer document

Build ID: edfb5295ba211bd31ad47d0bad0118690f76407d
Comment 2 Alex Thurgood 2014-10-06 16:02:45 UTC
We will need more information and details than what you have provided.

Remember that if you want to paste unformatted text from a html page, you should use the paste special menu
Comment 3 QA Administrators 2015-05-06 14:14:23 UTC
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Comment 4 QA Administrators 2015-06-08 14:27:07 UTC
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