What is stopping me pasting this text?

  Charlie Babbage 03:55 11 Oct 08
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I do voluntary work for a charity.

At the charity I tried to copy information from the webpage click here and paste it into Word but could not do so. However, I have been able to do so using my laptop at home!

Any ideas as to what might be stopping me doing so at the charity?

  Kevscar1 06:22 11 Oct 08

I have just tried it with no problems.
Is paste greyed out when you try

  mgmcc 08:24 11 Oct 08

Was "Word" already running before you copied from the website? I have experienced a problem where launching Word actually causes the content of the clipboard to be lost.

  Sea Urchin 09:59 11 Oct 08

It could be a firewall - Word tries to access the Internet when you copy and paste from a website.

  Stuartli 14:38 11 Oct 08

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