Styled text pasting

Paul paulbuzzy at
Fri Sep 24 14:07:41 EDT 2004

jsng at wrote:

> I'm trying to paste styled text that could be copied from a word 
> processor or some other app over into a stack. How do I do that?
> I'm familiar with the htmlText trick, but assuming that I can only get 
> access to the styled text from eg. AppleWorks - is there a way to 
> directly paste the text into an editing field?
> I am using it to generate html code in the final output, but my source 
> is going to be styled text from other apps and I do not have the 
> luxury of being able to first have it converted to html before being 
> pasted into the editing field.
> Jesse Sng
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Silly  question, but have you tried "paste"? I just checked a standalone 
I am working on and the styled text from MS Word was pasted as styled 
text into a field in the standalone juisng the pste command. I'm using 
RR 2.5 and Windows XP.

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