^C - ^V Everywhere. How difficult is it?
Why is it that programmed _text_ content are not copiable *everywhere*? Notable exeptions include Message Boxes, (albeit pre-2K and even then a clumsy key combination. XP seems to support a simple ^C), Window Titles and Button Labels. When something can be put in, it should be able to take it out as well. Right?
Here's the case that annoys me the most. After a file search in Windows Explorer, you can't copy the name of the directory containing one of the files.
I agree it should all be copiable.
There are many utilities that add "copy path" onto the Windows Explorer context menu. Google "context menu copy path" or "right click copy path" for them.
Borland Delphi's dialog boxes allows you to Copy it to clipboard.
one meeeellion dollars!
It works for a lot (all) windows dialog boxes:
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