How to Select, Copy, or Paste Text in Google Messages


  • Copy and paste text in a text message from another app/source



  1. Hold your finger over the text you wish to select, at which point the option to Copy and Select (or Select All) will show up
    • If you've selected text, hold your finger over it again for the Copy option to appear
  2. Open the Messages app and hold your finger in the area where you type your messages, at which point the option to Paste will appear


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