Formatting is lost when you paste text between Lync for Mac 2011 and Word on a Mac computer

Symptoms
One of the following scenarios is true in Microsoft Lync for Mac 2011 on a Mac computer:
  • You receive formatted text in an instant message (IM) in Lync for Mac 2011, and then you copy the text and paste it to a document in Microsoft Word.
  • You copy formatted text that is created in a document in Word, and then you paste it in the input area of an IM in Lync for Mac 2011.
In either scenario, the formatting of the copied text can't be applied between these applications.
Cause
The issue occurs because the formatted Word or IM text that is copied contains some HTML code or other special characters. The HTML code or special characters can't be recognized when the code is at the end of the line.
Resolution
To fix this issue, install the update for Lync for Mac 2011 14.3.3.
Properties

Article ID: 3139306 - Last Review: 02/25/2016 02:52:00 - Revision: 4.0

Microsoft Lync for Mac 2011

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