I would try notepad. Wordpad and word both inject formatting.

Failing that, I'd try another browser.

this is some formatted wordpad text

this is some unformatted notepad text

They both appear to work for me with google chrome v31.0

Edited by Lumberjack (12/28/13 05:14 AM)
It is by having hands that man is the most intelligent of animals - Anaxagoras