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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Kaoss, Jul 26, 2010.

  1. Kaoss

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    I just realized I can't long press on a news article / web page and choose specific words to copy them.

    I'm using Dolphin browser. Is there a plugin I need?

    As much as I love my DX this is a disappointment.
     

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    I'm unfamiliar with Dolphin, but there is a built in support for this in Xscope browser. In the control bar at the top there is a button that looks like 2 pages overlapped, tap it, then glide your finger over the text you want to select and it will automatically be copied and ready to paste wherever you next long-press. HTH
     
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    Options button -> more -> select text
     
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    Works great thanks. Not sure why you can't just long press then touch with a second finger to select text....

    Seems like a no brainer.
     
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    Thanks for the info. I have been hearing a lot of rumblings about xScope. Everyone knows about Dolphin, but it sounds like xScope really might give it a run for its money.

    Is this for stock, Dolphin, both, or just Dolphin?
     

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