Deleting text, Clipboard


Specific Objectives: At the end of this lesson a student will be able to:

  • Student will be able to solve problems.
  • Be able to ask questions according to lecture.

Be able to improve our mind ability.


  • Deleting Text

Use the BACKSPACE and DELTE keys on the keyboard to delete text.

  • The Clipboard

You can view the elements on the clipboard by selecting View|Toolbar|Clicpboar from the menu bar.

  • Moving (Cutting)Text

Highlight the text that will be moved and select Edit|Cut from the menu bar, click Cut button on the standard tool bar.

  • Copying Text

To copy text, choose Edit|Copy, click the copy button on the standard toolbar, or press Ctrl+C to copy a text.

  • Paste Text

Select Edit|Past from the menu bar, click the Paste button on the standard toolbar, or press Ctrl+V.

Presentation (Method of teaching):

Firstly, introduce our self-secondly to motivate students and then implement our lecture planning (theoretical works with book references).

Tool:­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­white board, computer.

Contents Key points Time allocation
Microsoft Word

ü  Deleting


ü  Clipboard


Backspace key is used to delete text to left of cursor and Delete will erase text to right.

View| Toolbars|Clipboard from menu bar. When copy and paste text, a clipboard icon comes on the screen which gives option on how to paste.



20 minutes

15 minutes



Question Answering


Whose keys are used to delete a text?

Difference between delete and backspace keys?

What is clipboard and why we use it?


  • Text book of computer science (10th)

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