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How To Copy, Paste, Edit, Cut and Forward Texts On WhatsApp

How To Copy, Paste, Edit, Cut and Forward Texts On WhatsApp: Have got a long text forwarded to you on WhatsApp which you wish to send to someone else for them to see and you are stuck on how to get it done?

How tasking can it be writing a text over and over again to different persons when you can actually copy, edit, cut, paste and forward it to everyone else who needs to get that text.

WhatsApp is no doubted now a household name. Almost everyone has the app installed on their phone, tablet, and laptop which they use to text their loved ones. Some go to an extent to make a living out of the app by doing different kinds of businesses on the platform; some sell products, advertise their business and even influence other people’s brands.

Personally I have sold so many copies of my WhatsApp TV guide ebook on how to make at least 6 figure income in 2020.

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Are you just new to WhatsApp and you get tons of messages you feel others on your list need to see?

Are you an admin of different WhatsApp group chat and you have a message you wish to send to everyone in each of the group but tied down to rewriting a particular message over and over to various groups?

Do you belong to a group chat where educational and informative contents are shared and you wish to share such contents to your friends who are not members of that group?

Do you have a text you wish to edit and forward to someone on your list?

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If yes is the answer to all the above to asked questions but still, you don’t know how to do any of these, this article will guide you on them all. You will learn how to;

Copy Text On WhatsApp From Someone inbox or group chat

How to Paste, Edit and Cut Text On WhatsApp from someone inbox or group chat

How To Forward Text, Images, Video From someone Inbox or group chat to others.

I know this may seem old to some people because they are all experts when it comes to using WhatsApp and all its features.

But hey, not everyone is an expert like you. Some don’t even know how to install WhatsApp, send messages to someone on WhatsApp, etc.

For the sake of these people, I will take my time to explain how to edit, copy, cut and forward messages on WhatsApp.

Copy Text On WhatsApp From Someone inbox or group chat

To copy a text on WhatsApp either from a friend inbox or group chat, follow these simple steps

2 Steps how to copy message on WhatsApp

Step 1: Long press on the particular text you want to copy to select it. If more than one, keep selecting by just tapping on it.

Step 2: Tap on the rectangular shape at the top right corner to copy text.

How to Paste, Edit and Cut Text On WhatsApp from someone inbox or group chat

To paste, edit and cut text on WhatsApp either from a friend inbox or group chat follow these simple steps

9 Steps how to paste, edit and cut message on WhatsApp

Step 1: Long press on the particular text you want to paste, edit or cut to select it. If more than one, keep selecting by just tapping on them.

Step 2: If you intend to paste, Tap on the rectangular shape at the top right corner after long pressing on the particular text to enable you to copy it.

Step 3: Go to the person’s inbox or group chat you wish to send that text to.

Step 4: Tap on the text typing area, long press to paste the text.

Step 5: If you intend to cut, Tap on the rectangular shape at the top right corner after long pressing on the particular text to enable you to copy it.

Step 6: Tap on the text typing area, long press to paste the text. Now long press to select the text, use the cursor to select the whole text.

Step 7: Click on “cut”

Step 8: If you intend to edit, Tap on the rectangular shape at the top right corner after long pressing on the particular text to enable you to copy it.

Step 9: Tap on the text typing area, long press to paste the text. Here you are allowed to add or remove any unwanted paragraphs from the text you wish to send to someone or group chat.

How To Forward Text, Images, Video From someone Inbox or group chat to others.

To forward a text on WhatsApp to a friend inbox or group chat, follow these simple steps

2 Steps how to copy message on WhatsApp

Step 1: Long press on the particular text you want to forward to select it. If more than one, keep selecting by just tapping on it.

Step 2: Tap on the “right-facing-arrow” at the top right corner to forward.

Step 3: Tap to select the contacts or group chats you wish to forward the text to.

Step 4: Click on the “Send” icon at the bottom (it looks like an arrow and green in color).

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Now you can only forward texts to just five selected persons this could either be groups, contacts or both mixed together. But the total must be 5. If you wish to forward to more persons, repeat the same steps.

Also, note that you can share your forwarded messages to your status and also you can share the updated status to your facebook stories directly. See how to share your WhatsApp status to your facebook story directly here.

Watch the video guide below, How To Copy, Paste, Edit, Cut and Forward Texts On WhatsApp:

https://youtu.be/lHK0GnVsonE

The video was made with WhatsApp Business, method of copying differs from the Normal WhatsApp, reason we have to always click on the 3 dots before we can see the copy icon

If you have any question or difficulty, kindly use the comment section to ask your questions, I will respond to them all.

Thanks for reading.

About Chimezie Ozofor

Hi, I'm Chimezie, I will teach you a lot of things you can get done with your smartphone

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