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Cannot copy from PLW Spreadsheet

Postby kennaylor » Wed Mar 08, 2017 3:50 pm

I am using Picolog with a USB TC-08. The problem I have is on the PLW Spreadsheet. I have selected all of the data and pressed the copy to clipboard button but nothing happens. Subsequent paste to Excel, Word or Notepad pastes nothing.
I have successfully copied and pasted from PLW Graph to Word. I am using windows 7 (64-bit), MS office Professional Plus 2013.
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Re: Cannot copy from PLW Spreadsheet

Postby Martyn » Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:07 am

Can you try opening PicoLog by right clicking and "Run as administrator" and trying again, there can sometimes be an issue with the Windows ClipBoard and User Account permissions.
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Re: Cannot copy from PLW Spreadsheet

Postby asfarley » Tue Jan 02, 2018 10:31 pm

Just wanted to chime in here - I don't think this issue should be dismissed with a workaround. Copy/paste functionality doesn't require Administrator permissions for any other Windows application that I've used. I don't think there's anything wrong with the Windows clipboard either. The PicoLogger application is probably mis-using the Windows API in some way.
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Re: Cannot copy from PLW Spreadsheet

Postby Martyn » Wed Jan 03, 2018 7:04 am

Windows changed some rules with regards to what privileges were required to access the ClipBoard when moving to the more recent operating systems. As we are releasing a new version of PicoLog this will not be addressed in this version.
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