Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Sharing Data with Other Office 2010 Programs
3. Click the Show Dialog Box icon in the bottom-right corner of the
The Office Clipboard pane appears on the left side of the screen, as
shown in Figure 2-8. The Office Clipboard also displays an icon that
shows you the program where the data came from, such as Word or
4. Click the item you want to paste.
Office 2010 pastes your chosen item into the file where you moved the
cursor in Step 1.
5. Click the Close box of the Office Clipboard window to tuck it out of sight.
If you click the Paste All button, you can paste every item on the Office
Clipboard into your file.
Deleting items from the Office Clipboard
You can add up to 24 items to the Office Clipboard. The moment you add a
25th item, Office 2010 deletes the oldest item from the Office Clipboard to
make room for the new cut or copied item.
You can also manually delete items from the Office Clipboard as well, by
following these steps:
1. Click the Home tab.
2. Click the Show Dialog Box icon in the bottom-right corner of the
The Office Clipboard appears.