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Text from other app used to be formatted

asked 2017-02-19 05:25:57 +0200

LunixTheFirst gravatar image

After I recently updated LO to the latest version, pasted text from a certain other application is only unformatted. Before updating LO, the text was formatted. Key portions of the text are bold and bold+superscript, and re-creating the formatting is not a fun thing, but tedious and error-prone. LO doesn't recognize the application from which the text was copied anymore.

Is there a way for me to fix this? I am comfortable editing the registry or config files or whatever I need to do.

Many thanks for your help!

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answered 2017-02-19 07:32:21 +0200

I suppose your problem is this bug.

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Well, you NAILED it! I guess it'll be fixed in 5.4.0, so it shouldn't be long. Many thanks, Mike.

LunixTheFirst gravatar imageLunixTheFirst ( 2017-02-19 08:23:54 +0200 )edit

It also has a patch for 5.3.1. It is still unclear if the patch is complete, though. A comment there suggests that more fixes may be required.

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2017-02-19 08:38:52 +0200 )edit
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