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    Hi all,

    Is there any way to copy current selected text to the clipboard?

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    select text + <right-click> + copy from the menu or <ctrl-C>

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    Okay... what I meant was copy selected text to clipboard using javascript. =)

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    + you owe me 5 minutes of my precious time for not being very clear in the first place

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    Quote Originally Posted by PAEz View Post
    Much thanks!

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    FYI, according to this: http://www.google.com/support/forum/...630240a0&hl=en, it no longer works.

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    Yeah and dam annoying it is too.
    Even the stuff for extensions has been in experimental for ages....
    http://code.google.com/chrome/extensions/experimental.clipboard.html
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    ..If I remember right there is a way of doing it with a bit of help from flash, google it if your desperate.

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