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    Copy and paste text from web pages

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    • Find out how to copy and paste text from pages you are browsing on the Internet with your PS3.

      You can copy text from a page in the Internet browser, and then paste it into a text box or message.

      Copying text

      1. Using the left stick, move the pointer to the location of the text that you want to copy, and then press the X button.
      2. Hold down the X button and move the left stick of the controller to select the text.
      3. Release the X button at the end of the text that you want to copy.
      4. Select [Copy] from the menu that is displayed.

      Pasting copied text

      You can paste copied text into a text box or message when the on-screen keyboard is displayed.

      1. Select [Paste] from the on-screen keyboard. A list of text items that have been copied from the Internet browser will be displayed.
      2. Select the text that you want to paste, and then press the X button.


      • When using a connected keyboard (commercially available), you can press CTRL + V to paste previously copied text.

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    • View Answer at http://uk.playstation.com/ps3/support/network/detail/linked224952/item149615/Copy-and-paste-text-from-web-pages/
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