How to Copy and Paste With Drag and Drop on a Mac

How to Copy and Paste With Drag and Drop on a Mac. Who has time to copy and paste? In many applications you can drag and drop text and graphics.

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Highlight the text or graphic you want to move.

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Hold down your pointer anywhere within the highlighted area.

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Drag the text or graphic to where you want it to be. A vertical cursor shows you where the text will be placed when you release it.

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Release the mouse button. The text or graphic will be dropped where you placed it.