Can't paste "Copy as path"


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I can select file(s) with the "Copy as path" function by the various methods, but when I try to paste it anywhere (internal, external, hosted storage), the "Paste" option is greyed out, and a manual "Ctrl-V" doesn't do anything either. All desired destination drives are not write protected, and there are no attribute restrictions on the desired source files.
 
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All desired destination drives are not write protected
I found those words strange.
You do realise that the copied path is just text and that it needs to be pasted into an existing file such as a text file, Word document, Excel document ...?
You cannot merely go to a drive/folder in File explorer and paste into nothingness.

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You cannot merely go to a drive/folder in File explorer and paste into nothingness.

Denis

Yes, I can now see, I think that's what the OP was trying

... but when I try to paste it anywhere (internal, external, hosted storage) ..

@Teligence
If you want shortcut/context to copy/move files, try this li'l registry tweak
(Works just as well for W11)
 

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