Is anyone else having a problem adding a "copy & paste" to a G2G comment?

+9 votes
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Just trying to answer someone and add a link to a project page, but can't seem to get it to work. Is this just my mouse/computer? Or has there been a change on G2G?
in WikiTree Tech by Dave Rutherford G2G6 Mach 7 (72.9k points)

Here is the post announcing the recent update to the G2G software:

https://www.wikitree.com/g2g/630628/did-you-notice-the-g2g-changes


If you use a keyboard, you will want to learn the shortcuts:

copy = Ctrl+c

paste = Ctrl+v

Your browser may also have some shortcut links built into it.


Portable devices are still a problem, I don't know if they have any shortcuts. Other WikiTreers will have to advise you (and other portable device users) on their functionality.


Post back if you need additional help, Dave - and anyone else!

That works!

Thanks!
One of the keyboards I have owned was retired when the C key wore out - it just fell off one day.
I have noticed an issue with control c and control v for copy and paste where the frame is hard to scroll. If I go to a line and add a space then delete it, the issue goes away. And now I can scroll up and down the profile again. This is on an iPad.

2 Answers

+10 votes
Those of us, that use an Android tablet, lost the ability to paste in this comment box with the upgrade.  Are you using a tablet or is the problem affecting other computer types?
by Patricia Roche G2G6 Pilot (456k points)
edited by Patricia Roche
I am just using my desk top. With Firefox Browser and Windows 7.
+4 votes
Hi Dave, just Hold down the Ctrl key and right click the mouse, it brings up an option to paste, yes there has been a recent change on G2G data
by Shaun Doust G2G6 Pilot (345k points)

Yes, this works too.

Thanks!

Pleasure buddy, enjoy!

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