[digiKam-users] Copy file path and name to clipboard from thumbs view

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Mon Mar 6 17:31:09 GMT 2023

Windows 7 64-bit
digiKam 7.9.0
   Build date: 12/3/2022 2:49 PM (target: RelWithDebInfo)
   Revision: 99d199a7ebc10fae20afffc316ce34815f7d1c9d
   Branch: HEAD

Thanks, Gilles, but selecting a thumbnail and copy/paste into a text 
editor or Paint produces nothing.
Pasting onto the Windows desktop or into Windows Explorer produces a 
copy of the image's file.

Same result with copy/paste outside digiKam: select a file name in 
Windows Explorer or Xplorer2, copy/paste into text editor or Paint 
produces nothing.  Pastes the file OK onto the desktop or into Windows 

Pasting into GIMP produced the message "There is no image data in the 

Does the copy/paste work in linux?
Is this a peculiarity of the clipboard in Windows 7?

Robert DiGrazia

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