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Discussion in 'Android Help' started by superdrolz, Aug 12, 2017.

  1. superdrolz

    superdrolz Lurker
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    Over the last week my copy and paste won't work. I can copy text but when I hold my finger on the phone to paste nothing happens. Randomly it will bring up the option to paste but it will paste random text. I feel it may have happened after the last update. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
     



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  2. Dannydet

    Dannydet Extreme Android User

    Hi we need the make, model, and year of the phone please
     
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  3. mikedt

    mikedt 你好

    Also we may need to know the whatever it is app and/or keyboard you're using as well.
     
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  4. superdrolz

    superdrolz Lurker
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    Sorry. Samsung galaxy s5
     
  5. superdrolz

    superdrolz Lurker
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    It's the normal keyboard. It seems to work when I hold my finger to copy but it won't bring up the paste option in apps or text messages when I place my finger again. Or paste will come up but it won't paste my most recent thing I copied. It will paste an old screenshot or picture instead of the upc I just copied.
     
  6. mikedt

    mikedt 你好

    Presumably it's the whatever it is stock keyboard that comes with the phone then? Tried clearing it's data, cache and resetting it?

    I usually use Gboard or Swiftkey myself, and those do work exactly as they should.
     
  7. Xavier Black

    Xavier Black Android Expert

    Once I had the same issue..try this tool..

    Let me know.
     

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