Re: Copying and Pasting from a Grid with Dividers

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg110785] Re: Copying and Pasting from a Grid with Dividers*From*: Helen Read <hpr at together.net>*Date*: Tue, 6 Jul 2010 05:02:43 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <i0u000$jp5$1@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: HPR <read at math.uvm.edu>

On 7/5/2010 9:13 PM, David Park wrote: > Here is a simple Grid construction with Dividers. > > > > Grid[Array[0&, {3, 5}], > > Dividers -> {{True, True, False, False, False, True}, {True, True, > > False, True}}] > > > > Now I would like to copy and paste a sub-matrix from the output. Let's say I > select and copy the 2 row, 4 column block on the lower right. (But we could > copy any sub-matrix irrespective of the Dividers.) When I paste it into the > notebook, it is still a GridBox structure and it still shows dividers. And > the dividers are now wrong. However, when the copied item is evaluated, the > result is a simple matrix, which is just what I want. My only objection is > the appearance of the pasted material. > > > > Is there some method such that the Dividers might be striped before the > copied material is pasted, or that the pasted material would be a simple > List structure, instead of a GridBox, in the first place? CopyAs InputText -- Helen Read University of Vermont