Copying and pasting are undoubtedly something we have been accustomed to. The process of using copy and paste is pretty simple, but have you ever wondered if you can use copy and paste on an iPad. In reality, using copy and paste on iPad is similar to how you copy and paste on a computer or Mac.
On your iPad, you can copy about anything ranging from a text clip, a photo to a video or drawing and paste it just about anywhere that will include input field. In this guide, we will walk you through the steps to copy and paste on your iPad.
Before we begin, note that the below-mentioned step-by-step guide uses the iPad contextual menus, allowing you to easily use copy and paste on your iPad.
Steps to copy and paste on your iPad
Step one: First off, you need to launch the app where you wish to copy and paste something from. Once you are done, all you need to do is to tap and hold to select what you wish to copy to iPad Clipboard
Step two: Once it is done, you will see a pop-up menu with three options including Copy, Look Up and Share. You simply need to select the “Copy” option to proceed
Step three: Next up, you are now supposed to open the app where you wish to paste the newly-copied item into. You can paste the item into different apps that accept input on your iPad such as Note app and Mail
Step four: All you need to do is to tap and hold on the screen within the app and select “Paste” option.
Alternatively, you can use copy, paste and cut on your iPhone using iPad onscreen keyboard. To do this, you need to tap on the square overlapping a clipboard icon.
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