Can not copy and paste path in photoshop lately!

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Does anyone encountered can not copy and paste the path in photoshop lately? And how to settle it? thanks!
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SowPing We

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Posted 4 months ago

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Clément Lelong

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Hi SowPing,

I'm experiencing the same issue!

Obviously, I started . by purging all preferences from PS and AI. Then restart Macbook. 

To be clear:

  1. Problem #1: I can no longer copy-paste a path from PS to AI, but I can copy-drag from PS to AI (AI to PS still works perfectly).
  2. Problem #2: whenever I want to copy-paste a path within Photoshop, it copies the whole layer/folder on which the path is applied.

When doing so, I am using the Path Selection Tool and it did work perfectly until yesterday.

The only work-around - still painful - is to cut and paste. But this is very annoying when you don't want to cut...

There's clearly a PS bug, but I cannot see where.

Thanks for your help! 

Clément

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