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Exploring Select, Cut, Copy, and Paste

While typing on your iOS device, you can take advantage of the ability to select, cut, copy, and paste text, just like you can on any word processor on a regular computer. This is especially useful when you need to select a longish chuck of text to edit, delete, move, or paste into another location of your document, or even into another application. For example, maybe I need to change the word Sunday here to Saturday. There are two ways to make a selection. If you just want to select a single word, double-tap that word. That highlights it, and the Copy menu appears.

Now, if the keyboard were currently visible, and I can make it appear by tapping once to deselect, and then tapping again to insert a cursor, and now when I double-tap Sunday again. Notice I now also get the Cut option. You'll only see cut with text you can edit and when you have the keyboard open in most cases, but I actually don't want to cut or copy right now, I just want to change the word. So with Sunday selected, I'll type Sa...

Exploring Select, Cut, Copy, and Paste
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Exploring Select, Cut, Copy, and Paste provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the iOS 7: iPhone and iPad Essential Training

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