Basic text editing

Move the insertion point

  1. Touch where you want to type. The cursor blinks in the new position, and a blue tab appears below it.
  2. Drag the blue tab to move the cursor to a new position.

Copy, cut and paste text

  1. Double-tap a word in your text. The word highlights and a blue tab at each end appears.
  2. Drag the tabs to adjust your selection.
    • To copy the selected text, touch the "Copy" icon .
    • To cut the selected text, touch the "Cut" icon .
  3. Open the text box where you want to paste the text (even if it's in a different app).
  4. Touch inside the text box, then touch and hold to show the "PASTE" option.
  5. Touch "PASTE" to paste the copied/cut text.