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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 18, 2015, 02:44 PM »
You guys are awesome. Thank you for taking the time to help, I hope in some ways I am able to assist others like you have done.

I guess that really only leaves one issue that causes me trouble, the shifting when I cntrl+C

It does not happen in all groups, seems to occur in groups with a lot of clips.

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 16, 2015, 11:10 AM »
done

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 16, 2015, 10:37 AM »
Ok, tried Emptying the Recycle bin, it's still empty

Deleted selected clip,

clip not deleted from the group, and not in the bin

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 16, 2015, 10:26 AM »
ok, exited the regular version, installed portable version. Clean database. Made a clip in Clipboard, and yes, it deleted it. Gone.

Made a new group, added three clips, and no, cannot delete every time.  :(    I can right click the group and Delete All clips in this group, and they go....

Again, like Ian said, this is not a priority A for me, because I simply re-use clips instead of deleting them that's ok. If you cannot replicate the issue, don't worry about it, I can love with it.

The Cntrl+C jumping is the Priority A issue for me. I unchecked the scroll bar setting, but I still see the interface jump to a different clip when I ctrl+C in a clip....

Edit: I am testing regular version again for Ctrl+C, getting different outcomes depending on which Groups I use.

In some Groups, I select a clip and copy a portion of the text in the clip, and it does not jump to another clip.

In other Groups, maybe they have more clips, I still see the jumping.... strange

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 16, 2015, 09:53 AM »
I did right click the Recycle bin and emptied, and it did make them go away. Tried making a test clip in a normal group and deleted selected clip, still not deleting.

I will try that, with the portable version.


While I am installing the portable version and testing, let me add, the colors of child clips may be affected by my changes in Options/Custom Appearance/ Customize Main Fonts, I will play with that and see.

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 16, 2015, 09:47 AM »
see my new note above about disabling that option about scrolling to bottom of clip group -- if you uncheck that does it solve the issue with Ctrl+C trying to jump to a new clip?


No sir, does not fix that for me. When I ctrl-C in a clip, it jumps to another clip.

I am using 2.32.

That scroll bar does keep the scroll bar at the top, though.  :up:


Edit: yes, I do see clips in the Recycle Folder, 527 rows. Cannot delete from there either...

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 16, 2015, 09:43 AM »

I can add an option for that.

Actually this is already an option, uncheck this:


Oh, outstanding, I should have seen that.  :-[

This is by design -- and you'll notice the clips are colored differently based on whether they are in parent or child; the design idea was that clips should only be in leaf children, and that this would be a nice way of being able to filter/search/browse clips under a certain level of the hierarchy.  I can consider making this an option though.

I may be missing another setting, but where are clips differnet colors? All mine seem to be black text, white background.... I see under Options/Custom Appearance "Grid Child Row" but when I change that color, all clips, Parent and Child seem to take on the new color.

this surprises me -- can you tell me how you are trying to delete a clip and what happens?
can you experiment a bit and see if its really the case that you cant delete any clips or maybe it's just certain clips in certain circumstances?

Yeah, my work around for the last 2 years is, since I cannot delete a clip, to empty the contents and reuse it.  8)   But I have been puzzled why I cannot delete.
When I try to delete a clip, I click on the clip, part of it is highlighted, and I click on the icon with the red X, "delete selected clip(s)"

But nothing happens. I also try using Edit, Deleted Selected Clip.

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 16, 2015, 09:19 AM »
Yes sir, I am usually working in a different group than New.

Edit: considering the issue I stated with sub groups, if that is a lot of work, I have a work around; that is, I don't use subgroups, I just add more Groups, and think of them as "subgroups".

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 16, 2015, 09:11 AM »
Thanks for the input.  :Thmbsup:  Right now, CHS works very well as a PIM at the level I need it, except for the funky behaviors listed above. I would certainly make an additional donation for an upgrade, I believe in rewarding work.

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Some thoughts on the next version
« on: November 15, 2015, 10:00 PM »
I use CSH a lot. I keep a lot of code and html, signatures and often used verbiage, and info in clips. I use it store password hints, and account emails and urls. I go and copy parts of CSH clips and paste into webpages, and visa versa. There a are a few major issues I have with CSH:

When I select a clip,  and highlight then ctrl-c a piece of the clip to place into a webpage or form, the CSH interface instantly shifts to some other, unrelated clip. I am no longer in the selected clip, and I have to find it and re-orient myself. What I would like to see is, when I highlight and copy, the interface stays the same, nothing happens. I am still in the selected clip, and my highlighted text is still highlighted.

Same when I have copied a bit of code or text from outside of CSH, and I go and select a clip and I want to paste it into the CHS clip. I should see the pasted text, in the selected clip, with not shifting and changing of the interface.

When I select a portion of a clip, I would like to be able to right click and get the copy paste menu, as with all the other Windows programs.

Also, when I go to a Group, it should have the windows vertical scroll bar at the top. As it works now, when I change groups, the scroll bar is at the bottom, even though I have the clips ordered. CSH is the only window or program where the scroll bar starts at the bottom.

The sub Groups: the clips in the sub groups are also in the parent group. I don't see why, I want the clips separate. I have sub groups under parent groups because they are related, but I don't want all the sub groups clips also duplicated in the parent group.

And I still cannot delete a selected clip. Never have been able to.

This is a terrific program, and I support your work.  I hope you can find time to add these improvements into the next version.

cheers
Neal

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: License key expired?
« on: November 11, 2015, 08:33 AM »
Thanks, man.  :Thmbsup:

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: License key expired?
« on: November 11, 2015, 07:33 AM »
Rgr that, thanks. I did generate a new key, but it still proclaims I am a non-donator

License:    Non-donator License
Name:    Subsim

I've donated twice.

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Clipboard Help+Spell / License key expired?
« on: November 10, 2015, 11:08 PM »
Started up CHS this evening and it popped up a prompt about  "Free License (renewal has been required for 2 days)"

Does that mean my license is only good for a year?

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You're very welcome sir!


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Ok, you can disregard this problem, I followed the steps in this thread and it seems to have fixed the problem
http://www.donationc...ex.php?topic=38388.0

thanks :-*

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Hi, registered long time user of this great app. Recently, I began getting an error when I open CHS, see attached. Now the Memo section does not display the contents of the clip I click on. I tried restoring to a recent db, no joy. Suggestions? Thanks.

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: CHS Notification icon
« on: May 31, 2014, 06:24 AM »
Sweet, thx!

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Clipboard Help+Spell / CHS Notification icon
« on: May 30, 2014, 06:35 PM »
For some reason the CHS icon has an X on it now... any ideas?

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Life after Cliptrakker
« on: December 06, 2013, 07:47 AM »
Hi, sorry about the delay in responding.

I routinely make edits to saved clips, adding material and often editing existing clips. For example, I have a clip called "Member comments" where I add the occasional comment from members of the site that I can use at the end of the year in our Christmas message. So, when I see a new comment on the forum, I will copy it and paste it into the clip.

I will try to make notes and test the copy and paste characteristics, see if I can describe it better.

BTW, there appears to be a limit to how much data a clip can hold, is that a setting I can adjust?

thanks

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Life after Cliptrakker
« on: November 27, 2013, 11:03 AM »
Ok, several weeks since I migrated to CHS, I am really loving it. Some obervations/questions:

Is there an Undo button? I don't see one, nor does Undo appear in the Edit dropdown. I searched this forum, does Ctrl-Z work as an undo command? I have tried it and it appears to.

Any time I make an addition or change to a clip in the bottom pane, it does not require "saving" the clip, the change just goes in without any additional moves by me. Is that by design?

Last, when I am switching from an app such as vBulletin or Word, and CHS, it seems that CHS does not return in the place where I was working. For example: if I am C&Ping from part of a clip in the bottom pane, when I go to Word and paste it, then back to CHS, sometimes I am no longer in that part of the clip, or even the same clip.

Thanks for the feedback!

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Life after Cliptrakker
« on: November 19, 2013, 11:15 AM »
Better and better.

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Life after Cliptrakker
« on: November 19, 2013, 08:01 AM »
Hey, that's a great way to manage images, cool, thanks. :D

Is there a way to change the ID of a clip, so I can rearrange them?

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Life after Cliptrakker
« on: November 18, 2013, 02:01 PM »
Yes, I like the grid view with the thumbnails, but your system is great,   :Thmbsup:   I am getting used to the change.  

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Re: Life after Cliptrakker
« on: November 07, 2013, 10:24 PM »
It's what I call the layout, sort of resembles tabbed browsers.

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Clipboard Help+Spell / Life after Cliptrakker
« on: November 07, 2013, 09:42 AM »
So, since 1999 or so I have relying on Cliptrakker, a shareware app that I gladly paid for. Since my Windows 7 laptop won't run it, and it is no longer supported  :( I have been looking for a replacement and arrived at Clipboard Help+Spell.  Two things that got my attention, a search function (which Cliptrakker did not have and was needed) and the really good video explaining how the features and how the app works.

So, far, so good. I miss the familiar tabbed icon format of Cliptrakker but other than that, Clipboard Help+Spell is working well for me.

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