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Old 11-17-2011, 02:06 PM   #1
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Canīt copy CD key

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when i right-klick a game and choose show cd-key, i can see the key, but on some games there is no copy button. Also when i start the game and shift-tab, i see the key, but canīt copy it.
I have reinstalled steam, and a dozen games need to be reactivated with the cd-key (GfWL uvm), would be great if i could copy paste the key.
Any suggestions?
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Old 11-17-2011, 02:48 PM   #2
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Highlight and CTRL-C

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Old 11-17-2011, 03:01 PM   #3
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Highlight and CTRL-C
Does not work, itīs always highlghted, i can klick it again, Ctrl-C, but the clipboard does not contain the key. Also right-klick is not possible.
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Old 11-17-2011, 03:07 PM   #4
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Normally i ctrl c then ctrl v always works for me.
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Old 11-17-2011, 03:13 PM   #5
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Sometimes, you have to do it from Steam (view CDKey on right-click), not in-game with the community features open (Shift-Tab).

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Old 11-18-2011, 03:28 AM   #6
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I have tried it on The Club and Warkammer 40k DoW2.
Right click, show CD-key, ctrl-c - doesnīt work.
Started the game, CD-key-window pops up, ctrl-c - same.
Ingame, shift-tab, ctrl-c - same again.
Also tried ctrl-c when the window shows up, then again after klicking the key - the clipboard is always empty.
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Old 11-18-2011, 04:25 AM   #7
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I can't recall which game, but I had one I had to use a pencil and paper for.
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Old 11-20-2011, 05:25 AM   #8
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I can't recall which game, but I had one I had to use a pencil and paper for.
Thatīs plan B^^
But i havenīt had these problems before and i reinstall my os ~ all 3 month, so it would be nice to copy - paste again instead of writing down more then ten CD Keys..
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