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Topic Title: Pasting special without hard returns
Topic Summary: Is there a way to paste text into MS Word without hard returns
Created On: 09/01/2021 07:45 AM
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 Pasting special without hard returns   - newbiecoder - 09/01/2021 07:45 AM  
 Pasting special without hard returns   - Alan Cantor - 09/01/2021 09:34 AM  
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newbiecoder
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The topic summary says it all.  I paste from Adobe into word dozens of times a day but it adds hard returns all over the place.  I am wondering if there would be a script in Dragon that would pace without formatting, without the hard returns.

Thanks for your help.

 

 09/01/2021 09:34 AM
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Alan Cantor
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Maybe something like this, which strips away carriage returns and line feeds from the clipboard, and replaces them with spaces?

Sub Main
Let x = Clipboard
Let x = Replace(x, vbCrLf, " ")
Let x = Replace(x, vbCr, " ")
Let x = Replace(x, vbLf, " ")
Clipboard x


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