copy and paste with a program called clipboard

no at none.invalid no at none.invalid
Thu Jul 19 14:49:00 EDT 2018


On Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:35:24 +0100, MRAB <python at mrabarnett.plus.com>
wrote:

>On 2018-07-19 16:47, no at none.invalid wrote:
>> I just installed Python 3.7
>> The instructions say to highlight some text and press enter to copy
>> text.
>> You are supposed to just right click with the mouse to paste text.
>> 
>> I use a very useful program called Clipmate that captures from the
>> clipboard and keeps a list of clipboard captures and I can menu pick
>> what I want to paste from the clipboard.
>> 
>> This doesn't not seem to be working as nothing happens when I try to
>> select text and right click in the command window with the mouse.
>> 
>> Ctrl V doesn't work either.
>> 
>> Is this a bug?  Is there a workaround?
>> 
>I'm assuming you're using Windows.
>
>It might be that the console window's properties need changing:
>
>1. Right-click on the title bar.
>
>2. Click on Properties.
>
>3. In the Options tab, turn on QuickEdit Mode.
>
>4. Click OK.

I am using Windows7.  When I run the command line thingy it
says.......Python 3.7.0 64 bit.

When I try to turn on QuickEdit I get this error message.

https://imgur.com/a/kuxiNHv

When I installed Python, I picked integrate with shell and add to
path.


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