Cut, Copy, Paste, and Drag and Drop

Learn how to use the cut copy paste Word functions, as well as the drag and drop Word functions, in this free lesson.


  • Open an existing document, or create a new document.
  • Select some text.
  • Click the Copy button on the Standard toolbar.
  • Place the insertion point where you want the copy of text to be located.
  • Click the Paste button.
  • Select the copied text.
  • Press the Delete key.