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Thank you all for your response. Just received the notification that there was activity on my post so my apologies for this late reply.

To answer @horst, we are not using any external or third-party clipboard software.

I have to point out that what we copy and paste are not just words or phrases. We copy several long paragraphs from a desktop publishing software (namely InDesign) to a text editor (in this case, LibreOffice Writer).

Our staff usually highlights everything, including pictures, and paste it into Writer. Copy-and-paste function works fine for several iterations but then at one point it will just repeat pasting a single copied instance (in my example, the 5th copied item).

It looks to me like it's not flushing out the internal clipboard (not the Windows clipboard because pasting to Notepad, for example, pastes the correct copy as mentioned in my initial report).

This was happening in ver3.x and we thought would be fixed in ver4. Is there a way perhaps to flush/reset the internal clipboard of LibreOffice? We scoured the options settings but could not find any way to do this.