How to enable clipboard actions for Mozilla/Netscape

If you write in wysiwyg and you can't paste in firefox, read this.

You have to quit Mozilla/Netscape before you do this!
Find the files "prefs.js" and "user.js" on your local computer. Open them up with a text editor and add the following lines:
user_pref("capability.policy.allowclipboard.Clipboard.cutcopy", "allAccess");
user_pref("capability.policy.allowclipboard.Clipboard.paste", "allAccess");
user_pref("capability.policy.policynames", "allowclipboard");
user_pref("capability.policy.allowclipboard.sites", "http://www.YOUR SERVER");

"http://www.YOUrSERVER" of course must contain the URL of the server you want to allow to execute clipboard functions (such as cut, copy and paste). Restart your browser.

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Welcome to my blog. My name is Akis Mparekas. I am a freelance web developer from Greece and I have been involved in SEO, Website Migration (transferring content from a site, eg blogger to WordPress), website optimization, and web scraping (extracting content from one or more sites) for years.

At the same time I am taking my first steps in game development (unity) and animation (blender). I also create cool stuff, either for work or for fun. When I have time, I write tutorials and I blog.