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Are there any known issues with using "Cut and Paste" to copy from Microsoft Word to CaliberRM requirement Description?
CaliberRM enables a user to copy and paste directly from MS
Word. This process works most of the time, but on occasions,
however, some sections of pasted text (most notably the last line
or paragraph) do not maintain their formatting. For example, here
is a Microsoft Word document with some text formatting:
And here is how it is displayed after being pasted into
Note the loss of alignment on the red and blue lines. Colors and
fonts may be lost as well in some situations.
Microsoft Word marks the end of every paragraph, and that
paragraph"s associated formatting, with a hidden paragraph
mark. If you do not include this paragraph mark when you copy the
text, the formatting associated with that paragraph will not
When copying text from Microsoft Word, make sure to include the
last paragraph marker. You can view these hidden markers by doing
Alternatively, you can click on the paragraph mark icon in the
Word toolbar, circled in red in the following image. With paragraph
marks displayed, your Microsoft Word document will display hidden
When copying text, be sure to include the final paragraph mark
as illustrated above.