Not able to use the clipboard with HTML5 deployment

Terry Judd terry.judd at
Mon Feb 22 05:01:08 EST 2016

Yeah, I already tried that but it only accepts plain text :(


On 22/02/2016 4:37 pm, "use-livecode on behalf of [-hh]"
<use-livecode-bounces at on behalf of hh at> wrote:

>> Terry J. wrote:
>> OK, thanks hh. It¹s probably a little too clunky for my purpose
>> (I don¹t think I can expect users to manually replace placeholder
>> characters with returns) but nice to know that there is a
>> workaround of sorts.
>If the webpage that receives the text (page) accepts 'styled' text
>you could -- before delivering the text -- juggle with
>   case RTFtext: \par, \line or \softline
>   case HTMLtext: <p>, <br> or space
>so that the copied text (if it's not too long) becomes one line
>for using the Ask dialog??
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