Mantis plugin paste image from clipboard

Finally I’ve implemented the possibility to paste images from your clipboard directly into a bug report. We all know how difficult it is to post a really descriptive bug report and after all images speaks bookparts ;)

Credits: It’s made possible by a guy called lassebunk. You can find his blog over here.

- Mantis 1.1.8
- Lassebunk’s PasteImageApplet

1. Download mantis_screenshot_plugin.rar and replace the files in your Mantis installation
2. Download the
3. Create the following directories in you Mantis root:
/plugin/pasteimageapplet/shots and CHMOD 777
4. Copy the files tst.jar and shoot.php to /plugin/pasteimageapplet

Example bugreport:


And thats it!

January 6th, 2010 - Posted in thingies | |

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  1. Daniel said,

    on January 15th, 2010 at 12:48 pm


    sounds very helpful. Work this with the new 1.2.0rc2 Release Candidate 2 ?

  2. Virtec said,

    on January 18th, 2010 at 4:59 pm

    It’s originaly developed for 1.1.8. With a few adjustments it could work with the latest version.

  3. SIP Trunking said,

    on March 29th, 2013 at 2:30 am

    Very useful. An image is worth a thousand words, after all.

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