Stripping styling from the clipboard...

Tom Glod tom at makeshyft.com
Mon Jun 25 10:47:35 EDT 2018


I see...good to know..... thanks J

On Sun, Jun 24, 2018 at 10:39 AM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode <
use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:

> Using an intermediate text editor also works, and would take care of any
> UTF8 conversion too if that's causing issues. But since you're in LC
> already it might be more convenient to have a handler in a backscript or a
> plugin that would do it.
>
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> On June 24, 2018 9:07:59 AM Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>
> Well that is a pain in the bum!
>>
>> I suppose I should go through an intermediate stage using a
>> plain-vanilla text editor.
>>
>> Richmond.
>>
>> On 24/6/2018 8:19 am, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote:
>>
>>> It happens when a colorized handler is copied directly from the script
>>> editor and pasted into a list response. The list only understands
>>> plain text, and styled text confuses it. I'm not sure if it happens on
>>> all platforms but we've seen it before in other posts.
>>>
>>> Brian's plaintext handler would come in handy here.
>>>
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>>> Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
>>> HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
>>> On June 23, 2018 9:25:34 PM Tom Glod via use-livecode
>>> <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> sorry Paul...my bad.
>>>>
>>>> Richmond..... why does your code paste that way
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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