Quick copy/cut & paste tip using SAP ctrl+y

With the SAP ctrl+y feature, you can quickly copy text in SAP by simply highlighting it using the mouse.

On the standard toolbar, click "customizing local layout" (beside the question mark button) or press Alt+F12. Then select "Quick cut and paste." With this feature, you can copy texts by just highlighting them using the mouse. To copy, right-click on the start of the text to be copied and hold until the end of the text to be copied and then release. To paste anything from the clipboard, just right-click with the mouse. For SAP 4.6C,...

this won't work on ABAP source code area. This is very useful when copying SAP data from one field to another, etc. Get some related tips from the SAP Community Network.

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This was first published in November 2003

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