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Windows 7: Windows Clipboard Issue

10 Jul 2014   #1

Winodws 7 Ultimate 32 Bit
Windows Clipboard Issue

I managed to copy clipboard.exe from an old XP box and pasted it into system32. I have copied something however when I got to paste it, nothing happens. The clipboard viewer says there is something on the clipboard however it's not pasting. Kind of a weird issue....


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10 Jul 2014   #2

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Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1

Not that weird, really.

Some 7 users can get it to work, some can't, maybe this will help explain, and offers a fresh copy of Clipboard, like it says though you may have to install the whole package in Windows XP/SP2 compatibility mode, not just the .exe file.
View & Manage Clipboard In Windows 7 | 8

I would remove or rename clipboard.exe before you install that fresh copy.

This is a discussion on clipboard.exe (clipbrd.exe): Where is clipboard.exe?
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