How to Copy and Paste on Your Android Smartphone or Tablet


Copying and pasting texts on an Android smartphone or tablet is completely different from how it is performed on a computer using a mouse. If you want to copy and paste a phrase or any text part from a website on your Android smartphone or tablet, follow the steps below:

STEP 1: Make sure that the part of the text you want to copy is displayed on your Android device’s screen.

STEP 2: Tap and hold your finger on the word where you to want to start copying.

STEP 3: When the highlighted area appears, drag the marker to select the exact length of text you want to copy.

copy and paste on your Android smartphone

STEP 4: Tap and hold your finger over the highlighted area to launch a pop-up options menu.

STEP 5: Tap Copy to copy the selected text to the clipboard.

STEP 6: Close the app or webpage where you copied the text from, then open the app where you want to paste the copied text.

STEP 7: Tap and hold your finger in the text area, then tap PASTE.

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