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    Editing text

    You can select, cut, copy and paste text as you write. You can access the editing options by double-tapping the entered text. The editing options then become available via an application bar.

    Text editing bar

    After selecting text by double-tapping on a word, an editing bar appears with several tools available:

    • Cut
    • Copy
    • Paste
    • Share
    • Select all
    • Assist


    The Paste option only appears when you have text saved on the clipboard.

    To select text

    1. Tap and hold a word to highlight it.
    2. You can drag the tabs on both sides of the highlighted word to select more text.

    To edit text

    1. Double-tap a word to make the application bar appear.
    2. Select the text that you want to edit, then use the application bar to make your desired changes.
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