Mobile phone: how to copy and paste text on your Android device?

If you would like to know how to copy text fragments from your Android device , either in notes or Word, then we will solve all your doubts here.

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Carrying out this action on your Android device  is very simple, easy and intuitive, since this process is very basic and useful if you want to share a few paragraphs on the web, Facebook or WhatsApp.

In this note we will show you the steps to follow so that you can use it yourself in your day to day life.

Steps to follow to copy and paste text

  • Go to the text you want to copy.
  • Press and hold until the pop-up box appears.
  • Use the handles to choose the text to copy.
  • Select copy.
  • Then go to the place where you want to paste the copied text, press and hold until the “Paste” box pops up.
  • Select “Paste.”

Following these brief steps you can already have your paragraph or text that you have previously selected from a web page or Facebook, ready to be shared or used in another medium.

Important Data

Some devices, such as those of the Samsung brand, have the “Clipboard” option included in their system, which allows you to store all the texts copied during the day to be used again another time.

Steps to follow to copy a link from the web

 Many times we want to send a video without downloading it, for this, these steps to follow are useful, since it will allow us to share links to any of our contacts.

 Go to the web or YouTube and at the top you will find the electronic address bar.

  • Press and hold until the floating copy box appears.
  • Select “Copy”.
  • Go to the place where you want to paste the link, it can be a notepad, a Word or WhatsApp. In the blank, press and hold until the “Paste” pop-up box appears.
  • Selection “Paste”.

important fact

On some devices, the direct option to “Share” with WhatsApp appears.