Issue – Copy and paste in reading lists with IE10

In Internet Explorer 10 (IE10), when you copy and paste content into a reading list using the control-c and control-v keystrokes, existing formatting may be lost, and the list may become a single continuous plain text paragraph.

The Library are working on this urgently, and hope to have it solved very soon.

Two workarounds are to:

  1. Using IE10,  can paste content in using Paste from IE’s Edit menu, or by right-clicking in the target area and selecting Paste from the context menu.
  2. Use a recent version of Chrome and Firefox, which do not exhibit this problem.

Comments are welcome, however if you need help or advice please contact the IT helpdesk on tel (0113) 343 3333, via the online contact form, or helpdesk@leeds.ac.uk.

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