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Copy and paste into a Chromebook



  Chromebook Logo for Copy and Paste

Do not worry if you need to copy text from one document to another. Copying and pasting into a Chromebook works in the same way as on any other operating system.

Copy Text

First, open a document or webpage and select the words or lines you want to copy. Right-click on the selection ̵

1; either with two fingers on a trackpad, with a mouse or by pressing the Alt key when clicking – and then click "Copy".

  Select a text, right-click it, and then click

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Alternatively, right-click Ctrl + C instead of the context menu to copy the selected text to the clipboard.

Tip: If you want to remove text from a document while copying it to the clipboard, click Cut on the shortcut menu or press Ctrl + X instead.

To paste text [19659004] You have now copied text into the document Open a clipboard, word processor, or text box (such as the Chrome address bar) to paste it. Right-click where you want to paste the text and select Paste from the context menu that appears.

  Go to the document where you want to paste the text, right-click, and then click

If you prefer a keyboard shortcut instead of the shortcut menu, press Ctrl + V to select the text Paste text inserts into your document with intact formatting. "width =" 650 "height =" 212 "src =" /pagespeed_static/1.JiBnMqyl6S.gif "onload =" pagespeed.lazyLoadImages.loadIfVisibleAndMaybeBeacon (this); "onerror =" this.onerror = null; pagespeed.lazyLoadImages.loadIfVisibleAndMaybeBeacon (this); "/>

Inserting text without formatting

When inserting text into a document, you want it to follow the existing format, especially when copying an entire page italic and 16-point style to destroy the document can be frustrating.

However, if you prefer to paste all the text as plain text, you can remove all formatting and do just that-right-click the area where you want to paste the text, but this time click "Paste as plain text."

 If you do not like formatting, right-click, and then click

, Depending on the text box or document in which you are pasting text, you may need to click Paste without formatting in the shortcut menu.

 Sometimes it is displayed as

. Alternatively, pressing Ctrl + Shift + V will do the same and remove any formatting from the text as it is pasted into your document.

 When pasting without Formatting, the text remains in the formatting that your document uses, where you inserted it.

Accessing your clipboard with an app

Although Chrome OS does not have an accessible clipboard, you can view previously copied items You can download an app for your Chromebook that does it for you. Use the Clipboard History to view, edit, add and copy a list of recently copied items. The clipboard history runs in the background so it does not need to be opened for it to run.

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After installing and opening the app, click the two page icons to the right of an item to send it to the top of the clipboard. The next time you press Ctrl + V, it will be inserted into your document.

 Click the two-page icon to send an item to the top of the list.

Click an item to edit the item's text.

 Click an item to edit its contents.

Swipe over an item to permanently delete it from the clipboard history.

 Swipe over an item to a page to clear the list.


That's all there is to do. Copying and pasting on a Chromebook is easy, especially as the keyboard shortcuts are almost identical to those for Windows and MacOS.


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