Copying Material

Copying Checklists and Task Lists

Feel free to copy and use these checklists for your own projects.

To copy a task list or checklist from a web page:

  1. Move the cursor to the beginning of the text you want to copy and click the mouse button. You won't see anything happen, but your computer will remember the click location.
  2. Move the cursor to the end of your selection, hold down the shift key, and click the mouse button. Your selected text will be highlighted.
  3. Press Ctrl-C, that is, hold down the control key, then press 'C'. The selected block of text will now be stored in your computer's memory.
  4. Open a new or existing word processor document or spreadsheet and click on where you want the block of text inserted.
  5. Press Ctrl-V and the text will be inserted at the location you selected.
  6. To un-highlight selected text, just click again, anywhere in the window.

To copy an entire page:

  1. Click anywhere within the page so the focus is on the selected window. You won't see anything happen, but your computer will remember the click location.
  2. Press Ctrl-A, that is, hold down the control key, then press 'A'. The entire document will be highlighted.
  3. Press Ctrl-C. The selected block of text will now be stored in your computer's memory.
  4. Open a new or existing word processor document or spreadsheet and click on where you want the block of text inserted.
  5. Press Ctrl-V and the text will be inserted at the location you selected.
  6. To un-highlight selected text, just click again, anywhere in the window.

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