cut to clipboard fails, i.e. highlighted text bocomes un-highlighted almost instantly

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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Firefox
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RESOLVED EXPIRED
13 years ago
12 years ago

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(Reporter: Ole Kristensen, Unassigned)

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Description

13 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050414 Firefox/1.0.3
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050414 Firefox/1.0.3

The cut (copy) to clipboard functions only occurs on one of several machines
running Firefox. I have reinstalled Firefox on the offending machine = no
change. Cut to clipboard works with all other software in this machine.
Despription: When I attempt to highligh text to copy to clipboard, it stays
highlightes so long as the mouse button is depressed but disappears immediately
when I let go at the button.
I suspect corrupt software module, but a reinstall did not solve the problem.

Reproducible: Always
What happens if you run firefox in safemode?
http://kb.mozillazine.org/Safe_Mode_%28Firefox%29
Are you sure you're not using an extension like Auto Copy 0.5.4?
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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