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Copy Paste And Duplication not working bug

This Appears to be extremely random, but sometimes or all the time copying pasting and duplicating do not work. Sometimes the short cuts don't work, but the menu does. Sometimes the Cut will work, but will not paste. Sometimes the Duplication function works, other times IT will just flash the screen for a second, and nothing shows up. Sometimes when I restart my computer it acts normal. Sometimes it doesn't work period and I just have to start ALL over on a secondary object/widget. The only time I haven't had the Copy paste Duplication not working bug happen. Is in the content browser. That's only thing that works correctly. Everything else works randomly.

PLEASE FIX! It's driving me crazy!

Product Version: UE 4.14
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asked Feb 02 '17 at 06:33 PM in Linux

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avatar image Rcrr Feb 02 '17 at 06:35 PM

I posted it in Linux because that's the platform I'm on. I don't know if it's with the other versions

avatar image Willard720 Feb 03 '17 at 03:43 AM

Does this problem occur on other projects, or just this one?

avatar image Acheta Games Feb 03 '17 at 12:27 PM

I would say all as I do too sometimes notice this, luckily I do not do this that often. I think that move also produces the same issue.

avatar image Willard720 Feb 08 '17 at 05:05 PM

I once had a really weird bug but upgrade it to 4.15 Preview had fixed it. Of course that could give you new bugs, so you should create copies often, as well as create a copy once you open it in 4.15, but it does so automatically.

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Yeah same thing here, some tricks and it works a bit better:

  • recompiled the engine (hmmm, dont know why, I think you can skip this but I did it)

  • disable to drag windows with the alt key in the desktop environment, it's in most environment like unity and cinnamon

  • closed all other windows you have open (ie. a youtube full screen video on your secound screen is the worst thing you can do)

  • use nemo instead of nautilus

  • and try to paste in a text document. Mark some BP nodes or so, Ctrl+C, past it in a gedit document, see if something appears

But after all, it won't be like on windows

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answered Feb 03 '17 at 02:34 PM

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but not working in 4.15.1 version.

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answered Apr 05 '17 at 02:42 PM

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