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Copy/Paste Fails in Management Studio

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
After opening Management Studio and doing some editing it is possible to copy/paste things in the query editor. After a while (working in another app) I come back to Management Studio and I can't copy/paste anything anymore. If I try to copy from the results window I get an error message that the clipboard operation did not succeed. If I try to copy from the query editor window it just doesn't copy. I can copy/paste in other apps without a problem.   I have seen this problem described in other forums so I'm not alone but I have 3 other computers where this problem does not occur. The one machine with the problem is hyper-threading. I wonder .... Any other ideas? It is not the clipboard getting full but I can't rule out much else.

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