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Copy/Paste more than 1 thing at a time?

I need to copy/paste about 3-4 diff things at the same time

   
2:17 pm on May 16, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Is there a way to do this? Or do I need to download a program (any suggestions?)

Basically I need to:

Copy (ctrl-C) 3 to 4 different things on the same page...then Paste (ctrl-P) those into a different document. Right now I am going one by one...but it's a huge pain. If i could copy 3 different items (without needing to paste) then paste them in different locations (without needing to copy in between) that would be amazing. I know this can be done.

Does anyone do this?

2:58 pm on May 16, 2005 (gmt 0)



You'll likely need to download something, I know there is a ton of clipboard apps out there, shareware and freeware.
12:39 am on May 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

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anything specific people have used (with success)?
1:55 am on May 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

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The Office 2003 clipboard has options to paste more than one clipboard item. However, I'm not certain that it works well outside the Office family. A third-party application might be more versatile. What is it that you're copying and pasting?
4:30 am on May 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

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imagine copying a customer's order #, email address, shipping address...then pasting their order #, email address, shipping address into a partners 'order form'.

This is the only way to process the order, by copying & pasting these 3 separate things into their system...all in separate boxes.

right now i do:
(using ctrl-C / ctrl-V)
copy/paste
copy/paste
copy/paste

I aspire to do:

copy copy copy
paste paste paste

much easier that way. big pain in the a** right now...

4:37 am on May 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

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You may want to look into macro software that is often used to automate tasks like that.