Questions tagged [os-clipboard]

Questions about interfacing with the system's clipboard.

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how could I enable vim clipboard with sudo and x11 installed

I am given an account on a new server these days. The new server does not have x11 install, neither do I have sudo. So I cannot install system packages, and I cannot compile with the option -with-x. ...
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Vim and Gnome Clipboard indicator not working together

Update: Bug report 4217 has been opened regarding this issue. I cannot get the X11 / Gnome Clipboard to paste into vim/gVim 8.0.1453 under Ubuntu 18.04 with Gnome 3.26 installed when using the Gnome ...
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How do I get vim-gnome on Mac to enable copying to clipboard? [duplicate]

I am trying to enable copying to clipboard on mac using vim. Apparently vim normally does not come with this feature (and vim-gnome does). How do I get vim-gnome for mac to enable copying to clipboard?...
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How to set system cut-buffer clipboard as default in vim? [duplicate]

I usually want to share my clipboard between vim and other applications (like a web browser) so that I can yank/paste the information easily. So questions, How do I set the default behavior of vim ...
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System clipboard not working via ssh [duplicate]

I work on a remote server and would like to yank stuff to the server's clipboard. However "+y gives me an error flash (visual terminal bell) and when quitting vim, I can't paste in the terminal. ...
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How does one change the name of the clipboard register?

I initially posted a question assuming there was something to type that would signal append other than just using upper-case letters. How does one append to the clipboard register in vim? ...