Windows 10 Clipboard Activate, Clear and View History

One of the functions that we use the most at the user level on a computer is without a doubt “Copy, Cut and Paste” , thanks to this we can copy elements of a text or a photo to put them in various editing tools, such as Microsoft Office , Paint , or PhotoShop . That is why, sometimes you need to activate, delete or see the clipboard history in Windows 10 , so don’t worry, in MrAppsGeek we explain how to do it quickly and easily .

What is the Windows 10 clipboard and what is it for?

It is a function of Windows 10 that allows us to copy images and text to our PC and even to another thanks to the cloud. To do this you must activate the clipboard , then we explain how to do it.

Windows 10 Clipboard Not Appearing

If it does not appear, it is because you need to activate it, I will explain how to do it below.

Activate Clipboard Windows 10

The first thing we must do is simultaneously press the following shortcut keys :

  • Windows + I.

Once inside the “Windows Settings” we will enter the section that says “System” , as in the photo.

Enable Clipboard History

Now we must follow these steps:

  1. We give it to the left in the section that says “Clipboard” .
  2. We activate the “Clipboard History” .

Access Clipboard Windows 10

To go to the clipboard in Windows 10 we only have to perform the following keyboard combination:

  • Windows + V.

This will allow us to enter the Windows 10 clipboard . In order to configure it, we must follow the following sections:

  1. Delete all content.
  2. Clear an individual clipboard.
  3. Save an item even when you clear your history or restart your computer.

Clear The Clipboard

To free up clipboard space in Windows 10 , all we have to do is either “Delete everything” or delete the clipboard that does not interest us.

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