Often, you need to put text that already exists as a word processor document into a Web page. You can easily copy text from another application and paste it in Dreamweaver.
To copy and paste text from a word processor or other program
Open a document.
Select at least a couple of paragraphs so you can check for format retention in Dreamweaver.
Copy the text to the Clipboard (the keyboard command is usually Ctrl+C).
Go to Dreamweaver and place the insertion point where you want to paste the text.
Select the Paste command from the Edit menu. The keyboard shortcut is Ctrl+V in Windows or Command+V on a Mac.
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