Fix paste in WhatsApp Web
What is whatsapp-paster?
whatsapp-paster is a Firefox add-on by jcondor. This add-on has 89 daily active users and a perfect 5.0 rating. The latest version, 1.1, was updated 3 months ago.
UPDATE: On 2023/08/21 the problem has been resolved on Firefox. Keeping this extension installed in the browser should not cause any issue. It has been a pleasure to offer some help, thank you for having installed this extension!
Since 2023/08/17 pasting does not seem to work in Firefox in WhatsApp Web. This extension fixes this bug.
NOTE: In order to make the extension work, you have to enable the asyncClipboard interface in the Firefox configuration. You can do it with the following process:
- Go to about:config (in the URL bar)
- Search for dom.events.testing.asyncClipboard
- Set the property to true
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