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Windows Ctrl + V equivalent for Linux terminal [duplicate]

In windows I can paste the clipboard content using the key combination Ctrl + V However if I try to achieve the same in Linux terminal using the same Ctrl + V key combination, I get the output: ^V ...
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Way to fast select text in web page in chrome

Anyone knows of a way to select all text in a section of a web page (it woud be a DIV in html) without having to select from top to bottom with the mouse? The intent is to click at beginning of the ...
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Is there an xsel equivalent that supports rtf?

I'm wondering if there is a command line clipboard manipulation program for Linux like xsel or xclip that supports RTF formatted data? What I mean is, if I use xsel to put RTF data on the clipboard, ...
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How to better copy&paste big files over RDP?

Recently I was making a few attempts to copy&paste a big (1.2 GB) file to remote computer over RDP. The remote computer is virtual testing machine with MS Windows Server 2008 Datacenter. First ...
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how to keep a “permanent” clip in Ditto

I am using Ditto for quite a while now and it is a great little clipboard manager. A while ago, I have managed to set one of the clips (a copy item in Ditto) as a "permanent" one. Meaning, when I open ...
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Virtualbox - auto resolution used to work but don't anymore, clipboard still works

I run Virtualbox on my mac to have access to a Linux (LUbuntu 14.04). I installed it three days ago, and after a few googling I managed to set it up properly, with the resolution working fine. But ...
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Allow pasting text in Windows VNC client via simulated keystrokes

I would like to be able to paste local clipboard text into a remote VNC session via simulated keystrokes, as opposed to direct transfer of clipboard contents. Why? I am using Veency VNC server on my ...
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Is there a way to get a del operation to the clipboard?

Lets say I have a text editor containing the line Hel|lo Mark (consider the pipe as beeing the Cursor) by pasting something before prepared in, I want to make the result be i.e.: Helga and| Mark ...
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How do I enable the shared clipboard in VirtualBox?

Where is the configuration option for sharing clipboards (copy & paste) between the host OS and the guest OS?
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How to check which application has the clipboard hold?

We are deploying some virtual machines with robots software which performs actions in a browser, and we are having trouble with some of them when accessing the clipboard for read or write. They show a ...
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Is there a clipboard manager for Windows that recognizes ALL formats in the clipboard?

I have tried 10 different Windows clipboard managers and none recognize certain automation data in an audio program (specifically automation node values in Cubase 8). InsideClipboard by NirSoft is a ...
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How to get clipboard working for shared VMs on VMWare Workstation

You can connect to shared VMs running on VMWare Workstation 8 if you configured your VMWare correctly. Host and client are both Windows 7. One disadvantage of shared VMs is: The clipboard feature ...
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How to make Excel pay attention to the clipboard

I use Excel 2013 for a few hours every day, and I really hate it. Outlook is worse, but most of the Office suite saps productivity rather than increasing it. One example, which maybe someone can help ...
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How to copy file (as in file handle, not contents) to clipboard from within SlickEdit or Notepad++

I'm wondering if there is built-in or plug-in functionality for this feature for either of these apps. I'd like to be looking at file open in SlickEdit or Notepad++, and then either from a menu or ...
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Virtualbox clipboard not working

I have problem to make the clipboard works on my VM the informations is following VirtualBox Version: 5.0.20 r106931. Host: Ubuntu 16.04 VirtualBox Extension Pack installed. Guest: Windows 10 Guest ...
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Compiling vim with xterm_clipboard support

I checked out latest vim7 from cvs repository. cvs -z3 -d:pserver:anonymous@vim.cvs.sf.net:/cvsroot/vim checkout vim7 I tried: ./configure --enable-xterm_clipboard but I got - WARNING: ...
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Android; xclip alternative

Android uses surfaceflinger instead of X11. By extension, this means that xutils like xclip won't work. How can I copy to the Android system clipboard from pipes, stdout, etc. in a similar fashion?
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AutoHotKey: copy file from Windows Explorer, paste path to Notepad2

I'm searching for a way to do that. Using ArsClip's Clipboard Bar, I see that when I select a file o Windows Explorer and copy it, its full path is stored on clipboard. If I keep selecting Windows ...
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Share clipboard between 3 computers with RDP & VMWare (Ubuntu)

From my windows10 workstation 'Oren-PC' i connect with RDP to another windows10 machine 'devServer'. On 'devServer' machine I have VMWare installed with a Ubuntu 14.04 OS machine (VMWare tools ...
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How do I paste a text from the clipboard as if the characters were typed one by one?

Some rich text editors, e.g. Confluence, allow typing formatted content as markup and convert it to rich-text on the fly. This means I cannot paste markup content into the editor. How do I simulate ...
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Tmux copy the selection to /dev/clipboard without key-mapping

Many answers related to this topic suggest to map Ctrl+y to a command that pipes tmux show-buffer to xclip. In the specific case of cygwin, the correct way to interract with the Windows clipboard is ...
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Tmux copy-pipe with mouse selection

I use copy-pipe on OS X to share the system clipboard with Tmux 1.8: unbind -t vi-copy Enter bind -t vi-copy Enter copy-pipe "reattach-to-user-namespace pbcopy" This works when entering select mode ...
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Sending accented characters to Clipboard from a batch file

I've been trying to find a solution to this, but I wrote a basic program to automatically produce an "outage" report more or less, that I need copied into the clipboard so that I can paste it into a ...
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Is there any way to copy null bytes (ASCII 0x00) to the clipboard on Windows?

Null bytes (ASCII 0x00) don't appear to be copyable (Ctrl+C-able) on Windows. For a demonstration of this, open up your browser's dev console and do console.log('a\x00b'). If you try and copy-paste ...
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Can't paste in gnome-terminal from Keepas2 running via mono

I'm running OpenSUSE 13.2 and I'm using Keepass2. The app is runnig via mono. I want to copy my password from keepass to the terminal, however this isn't working using CTRL + SHIFT + V. This is a ...
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Prevent Word from Including Bullet Letter when Copying Text

I'm copying quite a bit of text from Word into a text-based application, line by line. The word text is structured like this: Topic a. Item A b. Item B When I highlight Item A, ...
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Does Windows (7) impose a limit to size of drag and drop data?

I am using a program, ProRealTime, that has some data which can be drag and dropped to other programs, such as Notepad++, Open Office Writer etc. I do not get all the data though, and thinking that it ...
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Can citrix remote admin track my clipboard usage on home computer

I use my work computer through remote connection when I am home. I noticed that whenever I copy something on the remote connection it shows up in the clipdiary on home computer. Can the citrix admin ...
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Remote desktop and clipdiary

How do I disable the local clipdiary from copying information from the remote session but still work when using local machine.
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Extra whitespaces in clipboard with TeamViewer

I'm connecting from Windows to an Ubuntu computer (and vice versa) and I'm copy-pasting values from one to another. The strange problem is the text I copied usually ends up with a lot of blank ...
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Clipboard manager for Ubuntu? [closed]

I'm looking for a good program for managing clipboard history on the Ubuntu desktop used primaraly for software development. Ditto is exactly what I need, except it wont run on Ubuntu.
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Windows script to copy some text to the clipboard?

I am using an application that requires several attempts to log in (because of overloaded servers). This app has no "remember my password" feature. Therefore, I would like to make a script (...
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Copy-paste stops working on Windows 7

Copy-paste functionality stops working after about an hour after each reboot on a Windows 7 64-bit system. Running Google Chrome (with gmail and few other tabs open like Calendar, Reader), MS Outlook (...
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Pipe putty context to client clipboard?

Is there a command I can execute like cat <long file> | clipboard From within a putty session (connected to linux server) to my windows client? I know I can select an area in the putty ...
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how to select emailadress or www link with doubleclick in autohotkey?

how to select and copy an emailadress or www link by doubleclick at once into clipboard with autohotkey? eg mailadress in a text part of any program. Thanks for any advice Andreas
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How do I copy text in firefox with custom JS

This subject is related with this one. But I didn't found a solution that works. The answer that is marked is just specific for some site, and @Mike 's answer doesn't help. I have a lot of sites, ...
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How copy and paste screenshots from Linux to rdesktop running Microsoft Windows

I would like to know how to configure things to allow me to copy and paste clipboard screenshot image data from Linux to a currently running rdesktop window. Specifically, this is what I want to be ...
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Windows utility/tool command line to move clipboard to file

I have seen a similar tool CLIP here Clip command but it works into clipboard not the other direction. I have seen references to "paste" but this doesnt appear to be part of windows. I need to find a ...
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Multi position clipboard on Windows [closed]

I often find myself in a situation when I need to copy multiple pieces of text or files and keep them in Windows clipboard at the same time. This is, of course, impossible by default since Windows ...
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Clipboard does not paste correct hyperlink on Outlook 2007

Last week this problem is not showing however today when i paste a copied a hyperlinked text on outlook, it won't appear correctly. i changed every settings to default and to no avail. i don't have ...
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Error “Cannot open clipboard”

I am running Windows 10. A few weeks ago, applications at random give me this message when I try to copy something to / from the clipboard. Cannot open clipboard If I reboot, then the same ...
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What is the difference between “Send To” and “Copy or Cut and Paste” method in Windows?

I have Googled and found few answers. But I'm still not clear about "send to" vs. "copy and paste." During copy and paste, when you copy something, it will get stored in the clipboard and you can ...
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Where to find clipboard history Ubuntu 14.04

I have deleted something but I had copied before. Ctrl+v shows only the last copied text. I tried to install diodon and cliplt. As I understand they start to archive some history of the clipboard. But ...
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Copy file name to clipboard and paste it in chrome omnibox

What I'm after is to be able to come home and have the webpages I need already open. Using a combination of IOS Siri & Reminders, Evernote, IF (formerly IFttt) and Dropbox ive managed to be able ...
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VirtualBox Guest Additions broke my VM

Guest Additions stopped working for me after a VM restart. I saw this post and figured it would solve my problem. But the instructions there, here, and here all do not work for me. I've mounted ...
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How do I copy the contents of a dropdown list to paste into a text document?

I'm looking for a tool that surely must exist somewhere... There's a dropdown list on a webpage with numerous values in it. I simply want to copy these values into the Windows clipboard and paste ...
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Clipboard operations (copy/paste) often stop working on VMWare Workstation

I have a dual-screen set-up with a Windows host and a Linux virtual machine. Windows Host: Windows 7 x64, VMware Workstation (8.0.5, most recent) Linux VM: CentOS 6.4 x64 (most recent) + VMware Tools ...
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Pasting entire macros in a remote console shell

I am configuring a server using its remote console (which is not SSH, as I haven't installed the OS yet). Unfortunately after a long series of driver failures I end up repeating typing the following ...
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How can I copy the output from a remote command into the local clipboard?

I use iTerm2 as my terminal client in Mac OS X. On the local system I can use pbcopy and pbpaste to transfer data between the system clipboard and the terminal, but of course this doesn't work when ...
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Browser extension/add-on to copy title to clipboard

Is there a Firefox add-on or Chrome extension to copy the current page title + url as a link, so that I could insert it into Google/MS Office/Libre Office docs? It's generally convenient to have a (...