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Chrome - Copy & Paste


morddwyd

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I am not able to highlight text prior to copy and paste in Chrome.

Is this an extension I need?

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marvin42

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I use Chrome all the time and have never had this problem. I don't think it's an extension as I've never installed any.

Sorry I can't be more helpful - hopefully somebody with a bit more knowledge will be along soon.

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morddwyd

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Thanks.

I haven't had it in the past either, seems to be something recent - last two or three months or so.

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Strawballs

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No trouble here with chrome, have you tried uninstalling then re-install?

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Woolwell

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It would seem that this problem is caused by Chrome Touch which I remembering you installing.

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morddwyd

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Thank you, Woolwell, right again!

As you suggest, I have no problem on my other, non-touch, computer.

I also discovered, while tweaking, that it only happens with certain websites, particularly Google Search.

Very curious; something to play around with over the weekend (how sad is that?)!

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