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asked 2013-02-24 04:29:19 +0100

jiero gravatar image

updated 2013-02-24 16:13:03 +0100

manj_k gravatar image

Wanted Effect: Ignore the format you copy from, force all into a style you specified.

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Closed for the following reason question is not relevant or outdated by Alex Kemp
close date 2015-10-23 13:53:29.048251

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answered 2013-02-24 11:56:58 +0100

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Usually, that should work as follows:

Select the specified style (F11 - double click).
Paste unformatted (Ctrl+Shift+V → U).

Please specify: What are you missing with this option?

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Correct answer, but not easy to use.

jiero gravatar imagejiero ( 2013-02-24 13:51:25 +0100 )edit

For an easy handling → Paste unformatted text default option

manj_k gravatar imagemanj_k ( 2013-02-24 14:01:40 +0100 )edit

answered 2013-02-24 11:55:16 +0100

qubit gravatar image

Hi @jiero,

Could you provide a little background on what you've tried so far/what hasn't worked for you?

  • Basic copy-paste will bring in style information from the source doc.
  • What about Paste-special?
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Yes, you got me. Shall I then submit a bug / enhancement about Paste-special? I want the paste-special to become paste-option, which means default paste becomes interchangeable

jiero gravatar imagejiero ( 2013-02-24 13:52:12 +0100 )edit


  1. Please see manj_k's link "Paste unformatted text default option" above
  2. If you still think there's something that could be improved, please file that enhancement bug. If you do file a bug, please make a note of it on this question. Thanks!
qubit gravatar imagequbit ( 2013-02-24 20:59:38 +0100 )edit

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