1.    25 Apr 2016 #1
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    Cut or Copy and Paste

    How do you copy or paste from one document to another in Windows 10? Thanks.
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  2.    25 Apr 2016 #2
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    Quote Originally Posted by fjny View Post
    How do you copy or paste from one document to another in Windows 10? Thanks.
    Select the text you want to copy or cut with mouse, right click the selection and select either Copy or Cut. Notice that Cut is only available if the document or other source is editable; if you have no rights to edit the document (for example web pages), the Cut option is not available.

    Now go to document where you want to paste, right click and select Paste.

    Instead of right clicking and selecting option from a menu you can also use the keyboard shortcuts. CTRL + C (press and hold down CTRL key, press C, release both keys) copies the selection, CTRL + X cuts it, and CTRL + V will paste it.

    You can also select using keyboard shortcuts. Click document where you want to start marking / selecting, hold down the SHIFT key and use arrow keys to extend the selection. When ready, release the SHIFT key and use above mentioned other shortcuts to copy or cut.

    To select all, for instance all text in a document, use keyboard shortcut CTRL + A. The ESC key clears the selection.

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  3.    25 Apr 2016 #3
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    Many thanks. I really appreciate your quick reply.

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