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The writeText() property of the Clipboard interface writes text to the system clipboard.


var promise = Clipboard.writeText(string)


The string to be written to the clipboard.

Return value

A Promise.


Specification Status Comment
Clipboard API and events
The definition of 'writeText()' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser Compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 61 ? ? 48 ?
Feature Android Webview Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 61 61 ? ? ? 48 ?

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