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Word 2007 can't copy and paste

  1. #1

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    Windows 8.1

    Word 2007 can't copy and paste

    Word had worked well in Windows 7, but now, after I moved to Windows 8.1 almost everything is messed up. Most annoying thing is the copy-paste function. When I try to copy something, it can't be copied to the clipboard and some weird cursor appears when I click where to paste. When I try to cut, the string is saved in clipboard and it works fine.

    Also, when I run Word in safe mode, all the functions work fine (even copy-paste).

    Does anybody know what should I do? I tried Office Diagnostics, but it shows 0 errors.

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  2. #2

    Southern California
    Posts : 788
    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center x64

    Hey mate. Make sure it is fully updated, and windows is fully updated. Aside from that, you can attempt a repair: Repair Office programs - Word -
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Word 2007 can't copy and paste
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