Plain Text Paste Macro

Subject: Plain Text Paste Macro
From: "J. Paul Kent" <jopakent -at- comcast -dot- net>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 16 Feb 2007 17:21:40 -0800

I recorded the following macro cuz I was trying to save a keystroke or two.
I very frequently copy text from somewhere and need to paste it into a
document as plain text. Generally I use Alt-E-S to bring up the paste
special dialog, but then I have to select plain text to get it to insert
without any formatting.

So I recorded myself doing that, but that last step didn't seem to record.
When I execute the macro, the text comes in with it's native formatting.

Any suggestions?

Sub PastePlain()
' PastePlain Macro
' Macro recorded 2/16/2007 by Paul Kent
Selection.PasteAndFormat (wdPasteDefault)
End Sub

Thanks in advance,
J. Paul Kent


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