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    Kody_Devl is offline Novice
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    Create a Hotkey for the Copy Function ^C / ^V

    Hi All,

    I would like to create an Autokeys Hotkey for {F3}-Copy and {F4}-Paste that would Copy and Paste using F3 and F4 within access for rapid data transfer.



    For example:
    If the clipboard contains data from an external PDF, I want to F4 paste the clipboard contents into an access form.

    How could this be done?

    Many Thanks

    Kody_Devl

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    Please use # icon on toolbar when posting code snippets.
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    isladogs is offline Very idle programmer
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    Why bother when there are existing keyboard shortcuts for both copy & paste?
    I use an Autokeys macro to add new functionality...not replicate what already exists.
    Colin (Mendip Data Systems): Website, email
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