1.    17 Apr 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 53
    Windows 10 Pro 1511 build 10568.3

    Snippets Manager

    Anyone know of a snippets manager that does not overwrite what's in the clipboard when a snippet is pasted.

    Don't say it can't be done, I have one, but its old, no longer available and its license key is based on my ethernet MAC address.

    Basically I want to copy a link to an Evernote link to the clipboard, go to an editor paste some boilerplate HTML from a snippets library and then paste the link I got from from evernote within the HTML I just pasted.

    I must have tried a dozen today and they all clobber what's currently in the clipboard. and/or you need a PhD in clipboard managers, and/or they have too many bells and whistles - one of them did slide shows! Preferably free, and not definitely overburdened with sophisticated or programmer oriented features.

    I tried these and a few others whose names I forget, they either overwrite the clipboard, or they're overburdened with features and/or cost too much

    Clip Magic4
    Clip X
    Kana Clip
    Phrase Express

    Last edited by pjd; 17 Apr 2016 at 01:01.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    18 Apr 2016 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 53
    Windows 10 Pro 1511 build 10568.3
    Thread Starter

    I solved my immediate problem (snippets for a colleague) by solving the business problem using a different approach.

    But in longer term I still need to find something that does what Shelltoys does for myself.

      My ComputerSystem Spec


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Solved DVD/CD-ROM not in Device Manager
Hello everyone! I have googled this all over the place and there are all sorts of issues with DVD / CD-ROM players no longer being recognized but I haven't come across the same problem I'm having. I upgraded to Windows 10 64bit from Windows 7...
Drivers and Hardware
Disk Manager, Device Manager, BIOS unable to see Disk
Hello everyone, A friend of mine bought a 3TB Seagate SATA drive off eBay about a week ago. He has been having trouble with it since. He said at first the disk showed up in disk management but after a while stopped showing up all together. It...
Drivers and Hardware
Solved Task Manager App Name Bug ?
Upgraded from 8.1, finished installing all W10 updates and I was looking in the App History tab in Task Manager and I saw this : 32362 What the heck is that ? I need to say that I checked for updates in the Store App and it downloaded 2...
General Support
Solved Hyper-V Manager not available
Hi there, 1. I installed the Hyper-V features (tickmarked all 4 options) and rebooted my system. (My system did some installation, updates etc) 2. After the reboot i can confirm that the hyper-v folders in "C:\Program Files\Hyper-V" appeared....
Interesting snippets from W10 FAQ
Just found this on the MS Windows 10 Specifications page: ~Applications, files and settings will migrate as part of the upgrade, however some applications or settings may not migrate. For Anti-virus and Anti-malware...
General Support
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:01.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App

Windows 10 Forums