Updated: March 27, 2023
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by Viktoriia Yushkevych
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I have a Galaxy 571 5G, how do I copy sent messages?

I want to be able to copy and paste sent messages so I can send it to another contact.

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Where do you need to copy them? Just in the Messages app or another one?

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yes in the app
on my phone

Ok, got you
In order to cope text on your Galaxy 571 5G, please follow these steps:

  1. Select and hold the text field.
  2. If necessary, adjust the markers. to select the appropriate words or letters. To
    select the entire field, tap. Select all. .
  3. Tap one of the following: Copy.
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I used to be able to just press down on the message and I could copy it.

Yes, and then you need to go to person where you need to paste, and in the message field just hold and click Paste

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I press down on it and nothing happens

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Are you sure that you copy your message?

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It won't let me copy it.
Now I got it sorry.

Everything is ok now?

Customer Replay

t y

Well done!
Is there anything else I can do for you today?

Customer Replay

No, thanks again.
Always a learning curve with a new phone.

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