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Can't load external model - Mar 9 at 4:51AM
Roy van Dam
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Dear all,

When doing the tutorial I can't load the data for the track. It is copied to the Clipboard, but within tracker it is not possible to click on the option 'Clipboard'.

How can i make this work?

Kind Regards,

Roy


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Re: Can't load external model - Mar 09 2:00PM
Douglas Brown Avatar
Douglas Brown
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Hi Roy, I wonder if the format for the data you copied to the clipboard is correct? Can you paste the clipboard data into a text file and attach it to a followup post? Thanks!  Doug


> Re: Can't load external model
>
> Dear all,
>
> When doing the tutorial I can't load the
> data for the track. It is copied to the Clipboard,
> but within tracker it is not possible to click on
> the option 'Clipboard'.
>
> How can i make this work
>
>
> Kind Regards,
>
> Roy



Re: Re: Can't load external model - Mar 10 3:09AM
Roy van Dam
4 Posts

Well it is just the data from the excel file that comes along with this tutorial. While pressing the button the data is copied to the clipboard, but i dont have the option to paste the clipboard (see it in the picture).

Even if i do it manually (The highlighted selection with CTRL + C) the clipboard option is still grey.

Kind regards

Post edited March 10, 2017 at 3:09 AM EST.



Re: Re: Re: Can't load external model - Mar 10 3:10AM
Roy van Dam
4 Posts

Try it again now with the picture

Attached File: Question.jpg



Re: Re: Re: Re: Can't load external model - Mar 10 4:34AM
Roy van Dam
4 Posts

And here is my copied clipboard file

Attached File: copied.txt



Re: Can't load external model - Mar 10 11:46AM
Douglas Brown Avatar
Douglas Brown
161 Posts

Yes, I see the same problem when I copy your text data to the clipboard.  It seems that Tracker doesn't like the comma decimal separators.  A temporary fix is to paste the spreadsheet data into a text editor, replace all commas with periods, then select the edited text and copy that to the clipboard. You should then be able to paste into Tracker.

I should be able to fix this issue in Tracker itself for the next release.  Thank you for bringing this bug to my attention!  Doug




> Re: Can't load external model
>
> Dear all,
>
> When doing the tutorial I can't load the
> data for the track. It is copied to the Clipboard,
> but within tracker it is not possible to click on
> the option 'Clipboard'.
>
> How can i make this work
>
>
> Kind Regards,
>
> Roy



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