On Aug 22, 2008, at 6:59 PM, Richard Querin wrote:
> thought you could, provided you had the separate instances of
> Inkscape open prior to doing the cut/paste. But now I've just tried
> exactly that and it doesn't seem to work.
> I don't use cut and paste normally, so maybe I'm just dreaming that it
> worked before. ;)
The secret is that you need different windows in the *same* instance
For example, if you have a file open, use that file's menu to open
the second file and you get a second window in the same instance.