Copy & Paste - My brains are going soft.

  wee eddie 18:45 10 Sep 2006
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No problem with the basic task.

I seem to remember that in XP, one can access previous Copies, from the same session, and Paste, say the Copy before the Copy before last, into a document.

I can't remember how to do this

  VoG II 18:51 10 Sep 2006

Edit > Office clipboard - an icon should appear in thge notification area. Right click the icon. (That's for Office XP).

  VoG II 18:54 10 Sep 2006

Or press CTRL + C twice.

  Forum Editor 18:54 10 Sep 2006

Open the Windows folder in your CD drive.

Make sure 'show files and folders' is ticked in the folder options.

Open the System32 folder.


Look for "Clipbrd.exe" If you don't see it there, look in the System32 folder in C:\WINXP. If you still can't find it, do a system search for it.

Once you have found Clipbrd.exe, Click once to highlight it and drag and drop it onto your Start button. This will install a shortcut to the Clipbook Viewer. Or you could drag and drop it onto your Desktop, whichever is best for you.

  Forum Editor 19:12 10 Sep 2006

should of course be: 'show hidden files and folders'.

Sorry about that.

  wee eddie 19:15 10 Sep 2006

That should make life a little smoother

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