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Copy and paste

  1. #1

    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1

    Copy and paste

    Strange one, whenever I try to copy, I can, but when I got to paste, the desktop restarts
    any idea's

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  2. #2

    N. Calif
    Posts : 2,586
    W10 Pro (desktop), W10 (laptop), W10 Pro (tablet), W10 (laptop)

    Wow, that is a strange one.

    Does it restart regardless of which app you attempt to paste to? Does it restart regardless of whether you use right-click->Paste or Ctrl-V?
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  3. #3

    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1

    Yes it does, I've no idea why
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  4. #4

    Posts : 101
    Windows 8 pro with WMC x86 & windows Blue preview x86 with Windows 7 Ultimate SP1

    what are you trying to copy ? is it a large file ? have you tried restarting the windows Explorer all over again manually ?. try removing some background processes(Unwanted ones)
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  5. #5

    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1

    Does not matter whatever the file size it, it always does it
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