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Windows 7: I can't copy and paste anything!

13 Jan 2011   #1

Windows 7 x64
I can't copy and paste anything!

This never happened to me before. I tried using Ctrl-C and Ctrl-V and clicking copy and paste, but it won't work. Please help.


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13 Jan 2011   #2
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Windows 7 Ult. x64


I have seen this behaviour if a Windows update is pending, or has already updated without a reboot. See if any updates are outstanding, if so, update and reboot the PC - I think your problem will be solved.

If not, then we can try a few other things.

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13 Jan 2011   #3

windows 7

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Twinkle768 View Post
This never happened to me before. I tried using Ctrl-C and Ctrl-V and clicking copy and paste, but it won't work. Please help.

I had a problem recently like this. When I highlighted the words nothing happened. The colour that I had set to highlight had changed to white, therefore it looked like nothing was happening.
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