Viewer Ron sent in the following: I have chubby fingers and have a hard time selecting text on my smartphone. Any tips?
There are several tricks that make selecting text easier on a smartphone that actually work on your PC, too!
In many mobile apps simply tap a word twice to select it. From there you can easily drag the handles to highlight additional text.
On a PC double click to select a word. Triple click to select a paragraph.
Then you can easily cut, copy, and paste. Or, just begin typing to overwrite the highlighted text. This quick tip works no matter the size of your fingers.
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