Re: [code] [scintillua] Edit > Copy as RTF does not work with Scintillua lexers

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Wed, 6 May 2015 12:01:07 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Georger,

On Wed, 6 May 2015, Georger Araujo wrote:

> Whereas it works with SciTE's built-in lexers. This is on SciTE 3.5.5 +
> Scintillua 3.5.5-1, running on Windows 8.1 Pro x64.
> Steps to reproduce:
> 1) Disable Scintillua, open a file for which SciTE has a built-in lexer,
> select a formatted part (for example, with a different color), click Edit >
> Copy as RTF, paste in a word processor (I use Word 2007): the pasted text
> retains the formatting.
> 2) Enable Scintillua, open the same file, select a formatted part, click
> Edit > Copy as RTF, paste in a word processor: the pasted text is not
> formatted.

Thanks for the report. I have a fix for this and will send a patch
upstream to SciTE that allows proper exporting of styling information for
all mediums (RTF, PDF, LaTeX, etc.).


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