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I can copy/paste text in Notepad, Word, etc., but I can't copy/paste shortcuts on desktop, shortcuts in explorer, files, etc.

I'm using Windows 7.

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Do you have enough rights? Can you just create files where you want to paste some? –  m4573r Sep 18 '12 at 12:03
How does it fail? Do you get error messages? –  Scott Sep 18 '12 at 14:44

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