Copy and Paste Phone Numbers on a Microsoft Lumia 535

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Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how you can copy and paste a phone number when using a Microsoft Lumia 535.


Steps

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    To do this, we firstly turn the phone on. We can do that by pressing the button located on the right hand side of the phone. Press this button to activate the phone.
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    Here we have the lock screen, swipe up and that will take us to the home screen.
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    This time, we are looking for the People tile. My People tile is located right here at the top of my home screen. Yours may be located in a different place. Locate it and press it.
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    Now, we want to be in contacts. If you are not in contacts, swipe sideways until you find contacts.
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    Here we have contacts and I would like to copy and paste Stan's phone number. Stan is my best friend and I would like to send his number to another friend of mine so what we are going to do is press on Stan's icon or his name.
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    Now you can see here it says "call mobile" and underneath is a phone number. What we need to do with any phone number is just press it and hold down the press.
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    Now we have the option to copy it or add it to speed dial. I want to copy this number so just press copy.
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    Now it is copied. What we need to do is go to a text box so we are going to get out of here and we are going to go to Messaging.
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    Here we have the Message tile up here. Find it and locate it.
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    Now I am going to press the plus sign to write a new message.
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    This is the text box up here. I am going to press and hold the text box.
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    If I hold it down, it brings up this icon on the left hand side. That is the paste icon because we have copied the number and now by pressing down in the text box, we have the option to paste this number so just press that.
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    As you can see, the number has been pasted in to the text box. You can do this in multiple ways. You can do this in different situations with numbers from places where we have been. In messages, in your phone contacts or the family rooms so play around with that and see exactly how you can use it to your benefit.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to copy and paste a phone number when using a Microsoft Lumia 535. If you have any suggestions, questions or queries about this video, then please leave them in the comment section below. You have been watching VisiHow. Goodbye.
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Video: Copy and Paste Phone Numbers on a Microsoft Lumia 535

Questions and Answers

How do I copy and paste on a spreadsheet on my phone, I'm not that good on phones?

How do I copy and paste on a spreadsheet on the phone

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    Select the text in the cell-editing line by double-tapping the line. The cell-editing line is at the top of the screen.
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    Tap on "copy".
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    Tap the target cell.
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    Double-tap the cell-editing area for the target cell.
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    Tap on "paste" to insert the text.
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