Copying text in boxes to clipboard

hh hh at
Sat Dec 9 02:11:42 EST 2017

> JLG wrote:
> Actually, you could extract the text and write it into an html table in any 
> version of LC. Then set the clipboardData["html"] to it.
> It would only paste into apps that accept html of course.

Unfortunately no. The  clipboardData["html"] is LC htmltext, which doesn't
support <table>.
This is the same with fullClipboardData ["htmltext"] in LC 8 or later.
What works with a <table> object are in LC 8 or later both:

the fullClipboardData ["html"]
the rawClipboardData ["public.html"]

More information about the Use-livecode mailing list