[IPython-user] copying text from iPython window

Dr. Phillip M. Feldman pfeldman@verizon....
Fri Jul 10 21:01:31 CDT 2009

I am using Windows, but didn't know about the Quick Edit mode.  This is
exactly what I was looking for.


Robin-62 wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 10, 2009 at 9:56 PM, Dr. Phillip M.
> Feldman<pfeldman@verizon.net> wrote:
>> I'd like to have some cleaner mechanism for copying text from the iPython
>> window.  Ideally, I'd like to be able to just drag the mouse over some
>> text
>> and then either right-click and select "copy" of hit Ctrl-C on the
>> keyboard.
> This really depends on the terminal program you are using and probably
> depends a lot on what OS you are running. On a Mac, using iterm,
> select automatically copies and right click pastes... On linux it is
> standard for select to copy and middle click to paste... On windows if
> you right click the title bar of the ipython window, select
> properties, and tick "Quick Edit Mode" in Options then I think you get
> something similar (enter copies selection, ctrl-v should paste).
> HTH,
> Robin
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