I’m having this same issue with all the Copy Special–>Copy as HTML commands on the 2.1 App Store version of Scrivener for Mac. I’ve noticed that it particularly affects paragraphs in which there is italicized or bolded formatting, and the copy-and-pasted results just go haywire.
As an example, I’m pasting here a single sentence I wrote that contains two italicized titles, the copied using Copy Special–>Copy as HTML (Basic, using
That’s one sentence that gets multiplied five times.Imagine the madness I feel when confronted with an entire page of this stuff. I find I really can’t use Scrivener 2.1 for my blog’s HTML code because of it.
Yep, that’s the problem. Do you have MacJournal? While I wait for Keith et al. to enlighten me, I have been taking blog posts and dropping them into MJ – there, the Copy as HTML function works as expected. MacJournal has not updated in a good long time, which may be relevant.
Anyway, that’s my workaround for the moment, while Keith is on the case.