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What's the difference between "Paste" and "Paste as plain text"?

#1ajko000Posted 10/23/2013 8:11:20 PM
Specifically in Chrome.
#2TimePharaohPosted 10/23/2013 8:11:44 PM
One is salted the other is plain
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#3Orestes417Posted 10/23/2013 8:13:10 PM
One copies formatting the other doesn't
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#4arleasPosted 10/23/2013 8:13:47 PM
Paste may pick up the character formatting (italics? Bold? specific fonts?) where plain text would just be the letters... at least that's my guess. I've never noticed it having a major effect either way.
#5DV8ingSourcesPosted 10/23/2013 8:15:02 PM
Biggest difference would be line breaks. Plain text won't pick up new lines and will instead just paste it all as a single line.
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