How to Copy and Paste Android Text From EditText – Copy Paste Text in Android

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In this post you will learn how to copy and paste android text from edittext, So we will use

ClipboardManager in this tutorial to copy text from edittext in android application and we will

also use ClipData to convert our copied text to plain text in android app.

So let’s start our tutorial by creating new project in android studio.

Now open your activity_main.xml and paste following code:


Now we need to initialize our views in our java file, So open and paste the following code:


So our application is ready now run your app and type some text in edittext and try to copy

that text by selecting all text and paste it anywhere you want in your application.

That’s how to copy and paste android text.

Written by Hilal Ahmad

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