Re: IE 8 - Can not copy from web page and paste into Word document.
"Jean Rosenfeld" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> It wotks if instead of pasting directly, you go edit/paste
> special/Formatted text RTF. So it must be something wrong with the html
> format on that site.
> "Jean Rosenfeld" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>I can confirm that on XP SP3, IE 8, Word 2002 hangs when pasting text
>>copied from that particular web site, but I've never had that problem from
>>other sites. I also tried compatibility mode, same result. I could paste
>>into Notepad and then into Word from notepad.
Using Word 2010, and it handles straight text, merged format, and RTF from
that site. But, whichever format is used, the paste takes a few seconds
with the busy cursor spinning. Other websites paste instantly, in any