Subject Re: dBASE 12
From Danny <>
Date Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:43:07 -0400
Newsgroups dbase.getting-started

Akshat Kapoor Wrote:

> >>
> > That works with 12, but I was copying from a Excel cell into a form in dBASE. The same form will work in dBASE 11. I cannot do it in dBASE 12 as of yet..
> >
> Try the following steps.
> 1. Select the cell you want to copy.
> 2. Go into edit mode (F2 should take you to edit mode)
> 3. ctrl+A to copy select all the contents
> 4. ctrl+c to copy all the contents.
> And then try pasting onto your form.
> There could be some control characters related to grid that could be
> spoiling the show.
> Regards
> Akshat
Not sure I follow, but I use the same Excel workbook with dBase 11 and I can copy and paste. I would not think it was an issue with Excel if it works with dBASE 11. When running the form in dBASE 12 it does not paste anything.