Copy and paste in Teams

Use the standard keyboard commands to copy and paste in a message.

Windows

  • Ctrl+C (copy)

  • Ctrl+V (paste)

Mac

  • Command+C (copy)

  • Command+V (paste)

To copy a message in a channel conversation, press and hold in the message and tap Copy text. Then tap Reply or start a new message. In the compose box, press and hold and choose Paste.

To copy a message in a chat, press and hold on the message and choose Copy text. Press and hold in the compose box and choose Paste.

To copy a message in a channel conversation, tap More options More options button in the upper right corner of the message and choose Copy message. Then tap Reply or Compose New chat button to open the compose box. In the compose box, press and hold and tap Paste.

To copy a message in a chat, press and hold on the message and choose Copy message. Tap Reply and press and hold in the compose box. Then choose Paste.

To copy a message in a channel conversation or chat, tap a word to select it, then use the handles to select as much of the message as you want. Tap Copy Copy icon . Then, in the compose box, tap Paste Paste button (above the keyboard).

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