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Copycode Plugin

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  • 2024-02-06 "Kaos" unknown
  • 2023-04-04 "Jack Jackrum" yes
  • 2022-07-31 "Igor" yes
  • 2020-07-29 "Hogfather" yes

plugin Copy code block to clipboard with just a click

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:!: External requirements: This plugin requires jQuery (bundled with latests versions of DokuWiki).

Install the plugin using the Extension Manager Plugin or from the download URL above, which points to latest version of the plugin. Refer to Plugins on how to install plugins manually.


Adds a javascript click event on all code blocks that copy the content of the block to clipboard. Just click on a code block: done! You can also select a part of a code inside a code block, and the selection gets immediately copied to clipboard. With right click you can copy the code block without carriage returns.


This plugin uses the global Navigator.clipboard property. It can only be used on a secured environment and in a compatible navigator :

Change Log

  • 2023-11-08

Thanks to @tvataire ( for the pull requests

  • Refactoring of the script.js file to make it easier to maintain
  • New feature : added an option to disable inline copy on right-click
  • New feature : added an option to disable auto-copy of highlighted text
  • File cleaning (useless whitespaces and writes to the console, unix file format conversion)
  • 2023-09-21
    • Fix : added code to prevent copy after scrolling the code block.
    • New feature : added a list of cursor in configuration panel to choose the hover cursor on code blocks.
  • 2023-05-28
    • Fix : copycode plugin now work under the .dokuwiki class instead of the mainpage id.
  • 2022-09-12
    • Fix : commented an alert on unused mouse key clic (like previous or next buttons)
  • 2022-03-02
    • Adds functionality to remove extra non ascii character bug
    • Adds functionality and code logic for new mouse actions
    • Adds inline copy on right click
    • Removing default contextmenu on right click on a code block
    • Better writing of jquery elements (using $ instead of repetitive jQuery function calls)
  • 2021-08-09
    • Merged Pull Request from FootStark “Add inline code-copying with option”
  • 2021-04-21
    • Added “code” html selector in jquery
  • 2021-02-18
    • If for any reason, navigator.clipboard fails, it uses the hidden textarea hack instead
    • Added dutch language file
  • 2020-09-21
    • Added code selection copy, with its own alert box
    • css and js cleaning
  • 2020-09-08
  • 2020-08-30
  • 2020-07-01
    • Fix multi linebreaks when there is more than one code block
  • 2020-06-25
    • Fix preventing jump to top while clicking the code block
  • 2020-06-24
    • Fix of numbered lines issue
    • Updated date and link to github repository
  • 2020-06-15
    • Initial release

ToDo/Wish List

Only translated into English, French, German and Dutch. Some translations are generated with Deepl and should be corrected. More languages should be added too, don't hesitate to help !

plugin/copycode.txt · Last modified: 2024-05-26 09:19 by saggi

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