Pasting tabs into Excel
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Sat Feb 3 16:18:58 EST 2018
On 2/3/18 12:23 PM, Brian Milby via use-livecode wrote:
> Try this function (LC 8/9):
> *on* stripClipboard
> *local* tData
> *lock* the clipboard
> *put* the rawClipboardData["public.utf8-plain-text"] into tData
> *set* the rawClipboardData to empty
> *set* the rawClipboardData["public.utf8-plain-text"] to tData
> *unlock* the clipboard
> *end* stripClipboard
> This will ensure the only thing on the clipboard is the text format (no RTF
> and no HTML). Even when I use this function after putting the text on the
> clipboard, I get the same results. And I get the same in LC 6 & 7 too.
> You mentioned raw clipboard, what did you try there?
Your handler works. :) I haven't used rawClipboardData much and I don't
have that particular experiment any more, but I think I just used the
example verbatim from the dictionary.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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