|01 Dec 2009||#16|
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Text translation in tryingtocopyinsystemwindow.zip
User's action #1.
User's click on Control panel/All elements of control panel/System
User's action #2.
Start of user mouse dragging on Basic Information about the System (text) in Control panel/All elements of control panel/System
User's action #3.
End of user mouse dragging on Control panel/All elements of control panel/System [Notice that no text was selected]
User's action #4.
User's click with the secondary button of the mouse (right click) on Control panel/All elements of control panel/System [Notice that no contextual menu appears]
User's action #5.
User's click with the primary button on "Edit (menu element)" in Control panel/All elements of control panel/System
User's action #6.
User's click with the primary button on "Paste Ctrl+V (menu element)" in Control panel/All elements of control panel/System [Notice that options are not available]
...and the same process again trying to select some text.
Hey, reghakr, sorry. I know this is becoming a bit annoying but at least I would like just to know whether or not you and others can select and copy part of text from a window by dragging the cursor on it; as you see, I can't.
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|01 Dec 2009||#20|
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I can also do it in program windows as Opera, MSOffice, Autocad, OpenOffice etc but I meant in Windows7's windows, as the one I mentioned before. I'm referring to the plain text those information windows show. At least in my case, when I drag the cursor on it, the text is not highlighted therefore there's no how to select it to be copied. In addition, edit menu options are grayed out, there's no right-click context menu and Ctrl+C neither works.
For instance: I was interested to copy only the CPU specifications that system window shows and found out that there's no way to accomplish this simple task. You have to type elsewhere what is shown.
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