Copy Image to Clipboard broke in 2.7?

Mark Schonewille europe at
Fri Mar 24 06:28:49 EST 2006

Hi Chipp,

on copyToClip pImage
   export image pImage to myImg as PNG
   set the clipboardData["image"] to myImg
end copyToClip



Chipp Walters wrote:
> I just finished created a charting program, which uses the great new 
> anti-aliasing in Rev 2.7.
> But, now it turns out copying an image to the clipboard is broke as far 
> as I can tell.
> Anyone have success doing it on a PC? I've tried on various PC's the 
> folowing.
> copy image "fred"
> doesn't work. Try copying and image and then pasting it into MSPaint or 
> anywhere else other than Rev.
> Then there's:
> set the clipboardData["image"] to image "fred"
> Still no go.
> and the good old standby, which has worked since the Rev 1.0:
> on copyToClip pImage
>   set the paintCompression to "png"
>   lock messages
>   lock screen
>   choose select tool
>   drag from topleft of image pImage to botright of image pImage
>   copy
>   unlock messages
>   unlock screen
>   choose browse tool
> end copyToClip
> (btw, I've tried setting the paintCompression to all other values).
> doesn't work either. I have to say, I really like the new features, but 
> I'm routing for an update soon!
> best,
> Chipp


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