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How to disable text style copying on Windows XP?

Problem: I copy a text from a website, paste it on email or forum, and scream for the insanely large font it creates. Then I instantly go to notepad and re-paste, re-copy and again re-paste it to get ...
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Microsoft Word 2013 - Cannot Paste Special

In Word 2013, I am trying to paste the contents of my clipboard which contains a formatted table from Excel into a word document. When I press ALT+E and then press S to bring up the special paste ...
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Something is corrupting my system files especially javascript

Strange things are happening to my PC. My files are corrupting automatically Copy paste behave strangely some time I am a web developer, and I see my JavaScript files are corrupting ...
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How do I empty all registers in vim?

How can I delete the values associated with all the registers in vim? I found this snippet on the web: function! ClearRegisters() let ...
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Creating a command to clear clipboard in Excel 2010

I would like to make a command that will clear (reset) Clipboard while I am using Excel 2010. I would prefer this as a button in Excel, but it can be a shortcut on the desktop as well. Is there any ...
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How to disable copy/paste on OSX

Is it possible to disable the copy-paste feature? I would prefer system-wide, but a solution for a single application would be a good start.
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How can I stop Excel (2007) from copying hidden cells?

Let's say I have some rows or columns that are hidden, and drag a selection across where those hidden values would normally be. Is there a way to prevent Microsoft Excel from copying those hidden ...
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Win 7 x64 explorer.exe stops responding on copy/paste

Few months ago I changed my Win7 orb using this software. But it changed only the explorer.exe in C:\Windows. To solve that, I copied explorer.exe from there to C:\Windows\system32 and ...
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how to remove smart quotes in copy/paste?

I'm copying text from either Google Chrome or PDFs, and pasting into Emacs. The original text has smart quotes. I don't want smart quotes in the output. Is there a way, either on the Copying side ...
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Pasting data in openoffice Calc

I want to paste data in Openoffice Calc but it doesn't seem to work. The example with the first row (of 124 rows), this is the data in a .dat-file: 0.592 0.349 1.333 0.617 When I want ...
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Tab (\t) is not recognized as columns delimiter when pasting into Excel 2013

I'm pasting data separated by tab, usually the excel would be a "little" cleaver and separate the data by columns at each tab character. I don't know why, but Excel doesn't recognize the tabs anymore ...
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Is it possible to copy & paste a pivot table in a spreadsheet?

I have a spreadsheet where I use some pivot tables to summarize and highlight some relevant data. Since I have to use multiple pivot tables, all with nearly the same data input but with slight ...
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What is the difference between “Send To” and “Copy or Cut and Paste” method in windows operating System?

I have googled and found few Answers. But till i'm not clear about Send To and Copy Paste operation During copy and paste, when u copy something that will get stored in the clipboard and u can ...
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Is there a paste-replace shortcut?

Hello all :) This is be a petty request, but it is like an itch to me right now for a specific project: There are shorcuts for copy and paste, but I often find myself moving bits of text between each ...
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Copying files cross the network

Two computer is connected via network cable. Comp A and CompB. CompA has 2 GB RAM and CompB has 4 GB RAM. I am trying to copy 50GB data(1 file not many files) from CompB to CompA. Make the folder ...
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How to copy all files in the subfolder

I am using Windows 7 and I want to copy all PDF files inside a folder and inside all its subfolders in a new location. What is the command to do that?
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How do I prevent VNC from automatically coping selected text?

Whenever I select any text the text is immediately copied to the clipboard without me explicitly issuing copy text command. How do I fix this bug or feature? I am using RealVNC client. The server is ...
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How to customize Paste Value Excel Short Cut

I was reading in this other post how to set up VBA code to paste values in Excel. I understand how to create the VBA code. I would like to set the keyboard shortcut to Ctrl d but Excel pops up an ...
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Separate Windows' file copy from text copy

I want to change Windows' copy function, i.e. if I copied text and copied a file they will both be saved in a buffer – and when I press paste in a text editor my text will be pasted. When I press ...
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Cut/Copy + Paste network files in Windows Explorer periodically stops working

On Windows 7 and 8 I have a periodic problem where cut (or copy - from here on I will just say "copy")/paste operations fail. The copy process actually doesn't even initiate. Here's what I mean: ...
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Can't copy text from online encrypted document [duplicate]

I can't Print the page or copy the text because it is for some reason encrypted downloading is not an option! If I copy the following: She is unapproachable I get this when pasted in any ...
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How to select (& copy) only a part of a linked text? [duplicate]

Let’s take this link as an example: The artist John Doe shows us his cat! I want to copy the text "John Doe" only. Is it possible somehow? The problem is that I can't place my cursor in the ...
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Outlook 2010 no longer allows me to Ctrl+V, T to paste plain text (and more)

I recently installed Office 2013 and then realized that Outlook 2013 doesn't support Exchange 2003 (we're in the process of upgrading to Exchange 2013). So I uninstalled Outlook 2013 and re-installed ...
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xml.vim corrupts '\' paste

I am using vim on Linux. I have xml.vim plugin loaded. If I do a paste of a string like "\." what I get is ">". If I do an insert, and pause, I can type "\." Apparently this is due to insert mode ...
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How can I copy text with syntax-highlighting from Notepad++? [duplicate]

I have an XML snippet in Notepad++ that I would like to share with a co-worker via email. In Notepad++ the syntax highlighting nicely shows off the elements and attributes. Here is a sample picture: ...
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Not being able to copy text from Vim to system clipboard but able to paste from system clipboard to vim in Linux

I am using Linux OS. I would like to copy some text in visual mode from Vim to system clipboard and then paste it in another shell. I tried the following : In the .vimrc file inside /home/{USER} ...
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Can gnome terminal be set up, to copy selection without prompt?

I often times want to copy a set of commands from terminal, that do not have an output; say a block like this: prompt$ less file1.txt prompt$ less file2.txt prompt$ dhex file2.txt prompt$ less ...
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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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How to avoid trailing spaces when you copy something from terminal?

I often copy a code snippet from a SSH terminal session where i'm logged in to some remote server and have a file opened in vim, for example to paste it here into an answer at SO. It frequently ...
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Copy multiple lines from Windows Command prompt without forced newlines

Is it possible to copy multiple lines from the Windows Command Prompt without it inserting a new line where each line reaches the end of the terminal? For example, if I have the following line in the ...
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How do I copy hyperlinks in non-encoded format in Firefox?

When I copy the following URL from FireFox https://example.com/away.php?to=http://example.com/page/42 and then paste, I get a link like: ...
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Automatically change to paste mode when pasting from clipboard

As far as I know, there is no autocmd event for copying and pasting. So I was curious if it is possible to write a script that toggles paste mode when the clipboard is used for paste. If it can handle ...
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Copy-paste through RDP, file size limitation?

Is there a limitation how large files you can copy paste via RDP (Remote Desktop) in Windows? Is it possible to copy-paste e.g 4 GB files through RDP?
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Any way I press Ctrl V in a folder and image taken via PrtScr is saved as a new image file rather first copying it to mspaint?

I take a snapshot of my desktop by pressing PrintScreen button on keyboard. Then I want to make a new image file of it when I press Ctrl V in any of my folder rather than first copying it on a image ...
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In Notepad++, can I copy multiple rows into the leading or trailing space of another file?

Say I have the following 2 files open in Notepad++ Is it possible to copy the text on the right and paste it into the left, so that I will end up with A copy B this C text D over ...
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Relative links in MS Word 2010

I'm trying to include some Excel data in a Word document. To do this, I copy the cell from Excel, and do a Paste->Paste Special->Paste Link in Word, and choose HTML format. The problem is, this causes ...
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Paste pre-set string with one key in Mac OS X

I've actually had this problem over the years with both Windows and Mac OS. I have to believe there is an easy way to accomplish this, but for the life of me I haven't figured it out. I have a ...
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How do I copy/paste website content WITH formatting

Is there a way to copy-paste website content with formatting in Google Chrome? Perhaps an extension that gives such an option?
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How to use Robocopy to copy a folder structure into all (sub)folders located under one directory?

Is there anyway for me to quickly take an empty folder structure I have created on my desktop and copy it to 488 other folders all located on a network drive but in the same folder? My primary ...
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Creating hotkey or keyboard shortcut for pasting specific text phrase in Mac OSX

I have a text phrase (actually, several phases) that I use frequently in multiple applications. I'd like to create a keyboard shortcut or hotkey that will paste this text phrase wherever I have placed ...
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Issue in Excel: Copy a cell with formula - pastes value of the copied cell

I have the following copy and paste issue since yesterday. Probably it started when I was trying to edit a locked Excel-doc which i found on a shared server (that is - it was not created with my ...
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I forgot my encrypted disk password on OS X

My disk is formatted with Mac OS Extended (Journaled, Encrypted). I have a super long and random password. It won't let me paste my password in and I keep manually typing it wrong. There is nothing on ...
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Excel 2007 suddenly does not paste with formatting anymore

A friend's Excel 2007 used to, when you'd copy cells and paste them within a document, paste the formatting along with it. Suddenly today it no longer does that. I found this question: How can I ...
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Unable to copy/paste text in cmd.exe without splits [closed]

I need to copy/cut and paste the following verbatim in cmd.exe: <<<< Identifier Token Start >>>> 853A7223817D29062140F28C8C4E1439 ...
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vim pasting lines by option

I want to paste two different lines in two different cases: In case A, I want to paste "This is case A" and in case B, I want to paste "Completely different case B". If I use yy and p, only one ...
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esxi 5.1 - copy paste host config doesn't work?

I followed these instructions for esxi 5.1 to enable copy paste from the host config. (search for "To enable this option for all the virtual machines in the ESX/ESXi host:") ...
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excel 2010 open dialog window after changing formula

I have to copy 120 thousand formulas from one xls file to another. After a simple copy-paste, the original file name is inserted into the formula, not good. I tried to remove it with Data - Links, but ...
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Cannot copy-paste files/folders between local and remote machines but can copy-paste text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t copy and paste in Remote Desktop session I remote desktop to another machine(B) in the office network from my machine A(also on the network). On the machine B, I ...
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Copy from Word 2010 paste into Notepad includes bullets and numbers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Prevent Word from Including Bullet Letter when Copying Text How to paste word item from numbered list without initial number I just started using Word 2010 on Windows ...
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How to copy an unformatted table into excel?

I want to copy the following table http://www.fifa.com/mm/document/classic/awards/01/36/25/40/ballondor_award_men_player_finalx.pdf into excel but when I do it doesn't format it as a table as the ...