Re: Windows Clipboard,

Mike B <mb69mach1@...>
 

Here's the full article for those who would like to read it all.  Article is below the link.
 

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-use-new-clipboard-windows-10-october-2018-update

 

How to use the new clipboard on Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Windows 10 introduces a new clipboard experience, and in this guide, we'll show you how to use it.

Mauro Huculak

4 Oct 2018

On Windows 10, you've been able to copy and paste text and images for a long time, but it's been an experience somewhat limited that only supported copying

one piece of content at a time and no interface to view the things you copied.

 

To overcome these limitations and to make the experience more useful, starting with the

October 2018 Update,

Windows 10 introduces a new clipboard that tracks the text and images (up to 4MB) that you copy. Also, you can finally view and paste content from the

clipboard history, and even pin items that you copy and paste more frequently.

 

In addition, leveraging the same cloud technology use to sync your Timeline content, your clipboard history can now roam and be accessible across all your

devices.

 

In this

Windows 10 guide,

we'll walk you through the steps to set up and use the new cloud-powered clipboard experience included with the October 2018 Update.

 

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How to enable clipboard on Windows 10

How to sync clipboard history on Windows 10

How to clear clipboard history on Windows 10

How to use clipboard on Windows 10

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How to enable clipboard on Windows 10

 

On Windows 10 version 1809, you can enable the new clipboard experience using the Settings app and the new keyboard shortcut.

 

Enabling clipboard using Settings

 

To enable clipboard in the Settings app, use these steps:

 

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Open Settings.

Click on System.

Click on Clipboard.

Turn on the Clipboard history toggle switch.

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Enabling clipboard using a shortcut

 

Alternatively, to enable clipboard using a keyboard shortcut, use these steps:

 

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Use the Windows key + V keyboard shortcut.

Click the Turn on button.

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After completing the steps, you can start using the clipboard experience and manage many other settings.

 

Disabling clipboard on Windows 10

 

The clipboard history device using the sis disabled by default, but you can check or disable it if the feature is turned on using these steps:

 

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Open Settings.

Click on System.

Click on Clipboard.

Turn off the Clipboard history toggle switch.

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Once you've completed the steps, the new clipboard experience will no longer be available without affecting the old clipboard functionality.

 

How to sync clipboard history on Windows 10

 

Perhaps one of the most interesting features about the new clipboard is the ability to paste text and images on your other devices. However, for privacy

reasons, it's a feature that you must enable and configure manually using these steps:

 

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Open Settings.

Click on System.

Click on Clipboard.

Under "Sync across devices," turn on the toggle switch.

 

Select the automatic syncing option you want to use:

 

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Automatically sync text that I copy: Your clipboard history will sync to the cloud and across your devices.

Never automatically sync text that I copy: You must manually open the clipboard history and select the content you want to make available across devices.

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After completing the steps, your content history will sync to the cloud and across devices using the settings you specified.

 

How to clear clipboard history on Windows 10

 

If you want to delete your clipboard history because you no longer want to use experience or something isn't working correctly, and you want to reset the

history to see if that fixes the problem, use these steps:

 

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Open Settings.

Click on System.

Click on Clipboard.

Under "Clear clipboard data," click the Clear button.

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Once you've completed the steps, your clipboard content will be deleted from your device and Microsoft account, but pinned items will remain in the history

until you remove them manually.

 

If you're looking to delete one or two clips, instead of clearing the entire history, you can open the Windows key + V experience, and click the X button

for each content you want to delete. Alternatively, you can also click the Clear all button in the history interface to erase the list.

 

How to use clipboard on Windows 10

 

Although the new clipboard introduces a new interface and several new features, it's not an experience complicated to use.

 

The new clipboard complements the old experience that you already know. Once you upgrade to the October 2018 Update, you can still use the Ctrl + C shortcut

to copy and the Ctrl + V shortcut to paste. The same is true using the right-click context menu.

 

However, you can now use the Windows key + V shortcut to bring up the new clipboard history. In this new interface, you'll find a list of items (such as

text and images) that you have copied from different applications, such as Microsoft Word, Snip & Sketch, OneNote, etc.

 

If you want to copy and paste content from your history, use these steps:

 

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Select the text or image from an application.

Right-click the selection, and click the Copy or Cut option.

Open the document you want to paste the content.

Use the Windows key + V shortcut to open the clipboard history.

 

Select the content you want to paste.

list end

 

You can also pin the items that you paste frequently for faster access using these steps:

 

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Use the Windows key + V shortcut to open the clipboard history.

Click the Pin button for the content you paste frequently.

list end

 

When you no longer need the content, click the button again to unpin or the X button to delete the item.

 

Using the clipboard history, there are some obvious limitations as no everything you copy will appear in the history or sync across devices. For example,

you can copy the name of a file, but copying a file to move it to another location will not appear in the history.

 

Also, the cloud clipboard supports images, but only if you copy the image within a document. You cannot copy an image file and expect it to appear in the

history or sync across devices.

 

Wrapping things up

 

Although the new clipboard experience can sync your history across devices, you can only access your history on computers running Windows 10 version 1809

or later and when using the same Microsoft account.

 

If you choose to enable this feature, make sure that you also understand the potential security risks. For example, if you're one of those that usually

copy sensitive information (such as passwords, addresses, names, etc.), anything you copy to the clipboard will store in plain text, and anyone with access

to your computer will now be able to see this information by just using the Windows key + V shortcut. In addition, if you enable the sync option, you'll

also be uploading your history to the Microsoft servers.                                         

 

 


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----- Original Message -----
From: david
Sent: Thursday, July 11, 2019 3:35 AM
Subject: [jaws-users] Windows Clipboard,

 

Good morning;

thought some folks may be interested in this.

 

 

NOTE: The new clipboard features are available starting with Windows 10 October 2018 Update. If you have an

older version of Windows,

you cannot use the new clipboard. If the new clipboard features do not work on your PC, make sure that you enabled the Clipboard history, as shown in the

first section of this guide:

How to sync the Windows 10 clipboard with other computers and devices.

 

How to view the clipboard in Windows 10

 

In Windows 10 October 2018 Update, checking your

clipboard

contents is easy: press the Windows + V keys on your keyboard simultaneously, and you should get a window called Clipboard that lists all the items you

have copied to the clipboard. It should look similar to this:

 

The Clipboard window

The Clipboard window

 

All the items that you recently copied to the clipboard are listed vertically, starting from the most recent one at the top. If you want to see the older

clipboard items, scroll downwards in the Clipboard window.

 

The list of items in the Clipboard window

The list of items in the Clipboard window

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: The clipboard in Windows 10 only supports text, HTML code and images that are less than 1 MB in size. Any other type of content or content

that is larger than 1 MB is not saved into your clipboard, and there is no message telling you that.

 

How to paste the most recent item from the clipboard in Windows 10

 

If you want to paste the latest item that you sent to the clipboard, open the application in which you want to paste it, and press the Ctrl + V keys on

your keyboard. Usually, you can also do the same thing by right-clicking in that app window and then by choosing the Paste option from the contextual menu

displayed.

 

Pasting the last item from the clipboard

Pasting the last item from the clipboard

 

However, in Windows 10, you can also use the Clipboard window to paste the last item in it. Go to the window in which you want to paste it, press the Windows

+ V keys on your keyboard, and then click or tap the first element in the Clipboard window.

 

Pasting the last item from the clipboard, using the Clipboard window

Pasting the last item from the clipboard, using the Clipboard window

 

How to paste old items from the clipboard in Windows 10

 

If you want to paste older items from the clipboard, go to the app window in which you want to do that. Then, press the Windows + V keys on your keyboard,

and click or tap the item that you want to be pasted, from the Clipboard window.

 

Pasting older items from the clipboard

Pasting older items from the clipboard

 

How to pin items to the clipboard in Windows 10

 

Sometimes, you might have some information that you use often, and you want it to be easily accessible. A good example would be an address or a phone number

that you need to paste in multiple documents and at various times. In such a situation, the Windows 10 clipboard can be handy. You can copy that information

to your clipboard and then pin it, so that it is always available in the clipboard, even if you reboot your Windows 10 PC or clear the other contents of

the clipboard.

if your using jaws, and you want to pin an item,

1, windows-key+v=clipboard window,

2, now tab enter on,

more button,

now, use arrow key, you should see,

delete,

pin,

Clear-all.

 

hope this helps.

 

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