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Re: Why can't I paste my local .HTM file URL into the Validator filename

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 4 Sep 2009 10:00:47 +0100
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-Id: <872547E6-C43F-4264-8396-A0674B6002F8@dorward.me.uk>
To: John B. Robb <johnbrobb@verizon.net>
On 4 Sep 2009, at 02:33, John B. Robb wrote:
> The way I am now prevented from Pasting depends on the browser.   
> When in IE8 I right click over the Validator input form field in  
> order to Paste a filename URL I have just copied, IE8 grays out the  
> Paste.
> When I right click over the input form field in Firefox 3, the file  
> browser window is opened instead of the form's accepting the Pasted  
> address.

This is a Firefox feature: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=258875

I assume the same is the case for IE.

David Dorward

Received on Friday, 4 September 2009 09:01:30 UTC

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