Meaning – The term paste, refers to the act of placing the contents of the clipboard at the current cursor position. In order to use the Paste command, you must first use either the Copy or Cut command to save data to the clipboard. Once the clipboard contains data, you can paste the saved data into any supporting program.

The Paste command is most commonly used to copy text from one area to another. For example, you can copy a paragraph from a text document and paste it into an email message.

The paste can also be used to create copies of images, video clips, audio tracks, and other data.

Example of usage“The Paste command can only be used to paste data into an editable document. Therefore, if you try to paste data into a read-only document like a webpage or an email message in your inbox, the Paste command will not work.”