Clipboard issue

  Femme 14:12 06 Sep 2009
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When I went to internet explorer 8 Im getting a copy to clip board coming up when I copy paste a link
How do I change it .
XP
tHANK YOU

  Technotiger 14:22 06 Sep 2009

Why do you think you need to change it? Clip board always comes into use, even though you don't normally see it, when you do copy and paste.

  Femme 14:32 06 Sep 2009

It says the web site may see other things on your clip board this is not safe I feel
thanks

  Technotiger 14:41 06 Sep 2009

Nothing out of the normal in that - I don't think you have anything to fear.

Any web-site can have the ability to 'see other things' - but that does not in reality mean a great deal.

I doubt you have anything to hide anyway!

  Technotiger 14:43 06 Sep 2009

As long as you have the normal everyday security measures in place, such as a good Anti-virus, AntiMalware, Firewall etc, there is not much else one can do.

  Femme 14:43 06 Sep 2009

I have nothing to hide right but it says the web site can view whats on your clip board
I wish to disable it as I copy paste links in my group page
thx

  Technotiger 14:44 06 Sep 2009

I'm off to have a bath now - I hope you can't see me :-))

  Technotiger 14:46 06 Sep 2009

Anyeay, I hope this will put your mind at rest ... click here

  Jak_1 15:36 06 Sep 2009

An even easier way is to use Ccleaner if you have it, it clears the clipboard automatically when you run the program.

  Femme 15:55 06 Sep 2009

have a nice weekend

  Technotiger 16:03 06 Sep 2009

I'm back, all squeaky-clean and shiny ........

Anyway, I hope we have answered your original question - come again if you have any more!

Don't forget to Green-tick the thread as Resolved.

Cheers, and enjoy the rest of your weekend.

TT

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