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Text Selection

Copia Web Reader provides extensive support for text selection for single or multi-column layouts.

On your desktop computer or laptop, you can select text by pressing and holding the left mouse button while dragging the mouse across the target text. The selected text is highlighted as the cursor moves.

On touch screen devices, you can select text by placing your finger on the first word and then dragging your finger across the text you wish to select. The highlighted text will have selection handles on both ends. You can adjust what text is selected by to extend selection by moving the handles.

When you are finished selecting the text, the following context menu appears:


You can select which action you want to take from this menu.

Gesture Support on Touchscreen Devices

Copia Web Reader Reader supports the following gestures on touch screens:

-       swipe left to flip to the next page, swipe right to flip to the previous page

-       a single tap to activate a button or select a hot-spot

-       press and hold to select text

-       pinch/split to zoom in/out (only available with PDF files)

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