Three things usually influence how things are pasted in HipChat Mac - the program from which you are copying, the HipChat Mac version and the macOS version. Can you be more specific about these?
Historically, we've had similar issues with copy&paste, but I believe we've ironed out since. I just tested:
and in all these cases the result was pasted as a text. So, I would love to understand more about the conditions under which you are experiencing this issue. Alternatively, you can also get in touch with HipChat support. Thanks!
Thanks for the info Nikolay. I am using LibreOffice 184.108.40.206 on Mac OS 10.11.6. Copying from a text document works as expected. Copying from a spreadsheet and pasting in HipChat 4.29.0 results in an image being pasted.
I worked around it by pasting into a text editor (BBEdit) first, then copying and pasting from the text editor to HipChat.
I'm not sure whether this applies to all platforms, but on Windows you can use the
Ctrl+Shift+V keyboard shortcut (instead of the default
Ctrl+V) to enforce a paste of plain text rather than more advanced formats that might be available on the clipboard right now.
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