Paste Text ONLY - NEW Shortcut in Word #shorts
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May 5, 2023 8:30 PM

Paste Text ONLY - NEW Shortcut in Word #shorts

by HubSite 365 about Leila Gharani [MVP]
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Paste Text ONLY - NEW Shortcut in Word is a new feature in Microsoft Word that allows users to quickly paste only text from the clipboard. It eliminates the need to manually strip out any formatting, images, or other content from copied text. This feature is available in the latest versions of Word for Windows and Mac. To use this shortcut, simply select the text you want to copy, press Ctrl+Alt+Shift+V (Windows) or Cmd+Alt+Shift+V (Mac), and the formatted text will be pasted without any additional formatting or content.

Microsoft Word got a new shortcut - Paste text only. Wouldn’t it be great if you could just copy and paste a formatted text without having to manually remove the source formatting like font size, type, or background color?

There is a shortcut called “keep text only” or “paste plain text” in other applications like Microsoft Teams. And now it’s available in Word for Windows and Word Mac too! I’ll show you how it works in this video.

Requires Microsoft 365. The shortcut will not be available in Excel 2021 and earlier versions.

18 nov 2018 — Paste text ( Ctrl + V ) and then press Ctrl for paste options to appear and then press T for pasting the text with "Keep text only" paste option ...

10 mar 2023 — The keyboard shortcut for this Paste Test Only option is Ctrl + Shift + V (Cmd + Shift + V on macOS). As you may know, this keyboard shortcut ...

10 mar 2023 — The word processor will allow users to paste text without any formatting by using Ctrl + Shift + V on Windows or the Cmd + Shift + V on Mac.

6 set 2022 — Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox all support Ctrl + Shift + V as a keyboard shortcut for “paste as plain text.