Access to system's clipboard restricted in IE 11.0.9600.17126

Won’t fix Issue #516972


Jun 27, 2014
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

  1. Using Internet Explorer version 11.0.9600.17126
  2. Proceed to:
  3. Register as a user of the forum
  4. Select a random topic
  5. Copy a piece of text to the clipboard
  6. Click on a text box for the body of you post
  7. Attempt to paste your copied text into the post body
  8. Now try to press the ‘Quote’ button on any previous posts

Result: Notice that neither the paste functionality nor the Quote fucntionality work correctly.

Expected Results:

When a piece of text is copied onto the clipboard, I expect to be able to paste it into the post field by either pressing Ctrl + v or by clicking on the ‘Paste’ button provided by the web’s UI.

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Sermet I.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Sermet I.” to “John J.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Needs root cause”

      Changed Assigned To to “Amit J.”

      Changed Status from “Needs root cause” to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Amit J.” to “Shuo D.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Shuo D.” to “Arthur B.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Christian F.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Christian F.” to “Ujesh N.”

      Changed Title from “Access to system's clipboard restricted in IE 11.0.9600.17126” to “Access to system's clipboard restricted in IE 11.0.9600.17126”

      Changed Assigned To from “Ujesh N.” to “Frank O.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Ujesh N.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Ujesh N.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Won’t fix”

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