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Copy path in File explorer not working

  1. #1


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8 Pro x64

    Copy path in File explorer not working


    Hi, all. I was thrilled to see MS finally added the "copy path" function to the ribbon. To my dismay, it has suddenly stopped working. I can't think of any significant changes I've made to my system (no clipboard extenders recently added, etc.). If I use the SHIFT+right-click copy as path shell extension it works fine.
    Anyone have a clue?

    HP Envy h8-1420t
    intel i7-3770k 10 GB RAM
    Windows 8 Pro x64

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  2. #2


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    Check boxes ?


    Maybe using check boxes for selecting items would help ?
    See pictures--


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  3. #3


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8 Pro x64


    Thanks. I tried that, but it didn't work.
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Copy path in File explorer not working
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