Copy / Paste not working in Excel with Internet Explorer open

Excel files work perfectly I can copy and paste all day long until I open Internet Explorer then Excel loses the paste functions other than paste as text. When you close the browsers excel works as expected again.

Help please!


 

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Last updated September 26, 2019 Views 12,807 Applies to:
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If you have the Skype Call to Click add-on installed, uninstall it from the Programs and Features control panel, then restart Windows.
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Another possible fix is closing all browsers:
Clipboard / Paste Special Doesn’t work – Close Browsers and / or delete Skype - http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2010-excel/my-format-painter-in-excel-2010-has-stopped/f4863ace-8ac5-4c42-9838-8bbc8efb6ec1
         http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2010-excel/i-do-not-get-any-paste-options-in-excel-and-word/38848f18-9db6-4179-a9f3-ef3c7cc31efa
      The following link identifies “Skype Click to Call” as the specific culprit: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2010-excel/i-do-not-get-any-paste-options-in-excel-and-word/38848f18-9db6-4179-a9f3-ef3c7cc31efa

 


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