inserting a png file results in a black square

Eric Chatonet eric.chatonet at
Wed Oct 17 12:04:48 EDT 2007


This is a well known bug using Vista that will be addressed in 2.9  
(at least, we hope so :-)
Are you sure your users who encounter this problem are running XP?

Le 17 oct. 07 à 17:44, Tiemo Hollmann TB a écrit :

> Hello,
> I have a group of two images, which I want to copy into the  
> clipboard and
> past into any other program.
> At some of my customers (with Win XP) only a black square is  
> inserted and
> not the image. At hundred other customer PCs this function works  
> without
> problems.
> The code looks like this:
> export snapshot from grp "grpClipboard" to tClipboardImage as PNG
> set the clipboarddata["image"] to tClipboardImage
> Has anybody any idea, what happens here and what I could do to get  
> it work
> at the customers site? Have you ever heard, that it can be that the  
> windows
> clipboard can't manage a png image? Is there any solution ("png  
> support
> drivers")
> Thanks for any hint
> Tiemo

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Eric Chatonet.
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