clipboard doesn't work despite appropriate creating user.js file

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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major
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

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(Reporter: xavierbasora, Unassigned)

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x86
Windows 98

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.7.1) Gecko/20040707
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.7.1) Gecko/20040707

I go to this website: 
To copy and paste content that I created with Notetab. I get a message stating
to click on OK to go to mozilla.org and see a technical document on how to
activate the clipboard. 
I follow the instruction to create a user.js file. close Mozilla, restart it, go
back to the same website and I get the same message.
It's very aggravating and I would ask that in future version, users have an
option to check on/off the clipboard. the user.js is an ineffective kludge.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
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Expected Results:  
It should've pasted my content from Notetabe to Moveable type's interface
> It's very aggravating and I would ask that in future version, users have an
> option to check on/off the clipboard.

The reason you can't is that it opens up a security hole to enable this
functionality, in general.  As a result, only users who really know what they
are doing should be able to change this setting...
Product: Browser → Seamonkey
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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