Word 2016

Paste Text Without Formatting In Word 2016

If you reference information from online sources, sometimes when you copy the information directly into Word, there can be issues, such as it does not look exactly the way you thought it would or how you wanted it.

In most instances, you will not want to keep the original formatting of what you are copying, plus it is much quicker to paste it without formatting.

Follow the steps below to learn how:

  1. Open your Word document.
  2. Copy some text from whatever source you like.
  3. Click, the Paste Unformatted to insert the text without formatting. Alternatively, you can right-click where you would like your copied text to appear and select Paste Unformatted from the resulting menu.

It does not get much easier than that folks! AND,you can also set a default so that your text is automatically pasted in that format!