How do you copy and paste using the keyboard on a MacBook?
How do you copy and paste on an Apple computer with a mouse?
- Hold the Command key, then press the “C” key to copy the highlighted text.
- Hold the Command key, then press the “V” key to paste.
- In the pop-up menu, click Copy.
- Right-click, then select Paste in the pop-up.
Why can’t I copy and paste on my Mac? Perhaps, certain keys aren’t working properly on the keyboard. If the hotkeys don’t work, try copying and pasting data from your Mac’s menu bar. Select a file or text, select Edit on the menu bar, and select Cut, Copy, Paste, or Paste and Match Style.
What buttons copy and paste on Mac? Command-C: Copy the selected item to the Clipboard. This also works for files in the Finder. Command-V: Paste the contents of the Clipboard into the current document or app. This also works for files in the Finder.