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Pasting from the Clipboard

Just how many ways are there to paste the contents of the Clipboard into your document? Letís review. You can select Paste from the Edit menu, or you can click the Paste button on the Standard toolbar. You can press Ctrl+V or Shift+Insert.

Last but not least, you can turn your Insert key into a Paste key. Just follow these steps to do it:

  1. Select Options from the Tools menu.

  2. Click the Edit tab.

  3. Check the Use the Ins key for Paste box.

  4. Click OK.

Now, whenever you want to paste the Clipboard contents into your document, just press the Insert key.

(Posted 06/30/2000)