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How to copy text to the clipboard using Javascript

January 16th 2024


Copying text to the clipboard is something users to all the time. To make life a little easier on them, it can be good to provide them with a button which copies specific text to the clipboard. Here is how to implement this kind of button in Javascript.

The Code

<button id="btn-id">Copy</button>
const button = document.getElementById("btn-id");
button.addEventListener('click',function () {
    navigator.clipboard.writeText("Special text to copy");