Mozilla Firefox, clipboard (won't work) help please.

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by kathyinmo, Nov 20, 2010.

  1. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

    For some reason I can not use cut, copy, paste on Firefox. This has just started today, as I used it yesterday and it worked. I have rebooted, cleaned cache, and just don't know what else to do.

    Note: Cut, copy, paste does work on my old internet explorer browser.

    I really am technologically challenged and need very simple instructions, or I just can not figure it out.

    Can you help me?

  2. akaxo

    akaxo Chillin' With My Peeps

    if you're not using the latest version update it and see if that makes a difference, there was a bug that caused this problem in an early version.

    is it just a problem in firefox? if not might also be worth scanning for malware, that can interfere with the clipboard sometimes.
  3. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 31, 2008
    I had to uninstall Firefox.. It is having issues with a whole bunch of sites causing my computer to freeze and run slower then anything.

    I had all the updates.. they have a bug and need to fix it so for now I swtiched to google chrome.. its ok
  4. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

    Thank you. I did just install this a couple weeks ago, so I assume it is updated. I also just scanned for malware, and that hasn't helped. Hmmm, maybe I should uninstall it and try something else. [​IMG]
  5. akaxo

    akaxo Chillin' With My Peeps

    yeah google chrome is good. if reinstalling doesn't change anything, which, if it's a new bug, likely won't, i'd recommend it.

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