In the touch screen devices with a physical keyboard you can access the copy and paste commands by keeping the shift key pressed down on the keyboard and selecting Copy or Paste command.

 To copy text:

  1. Select a region of text with long press on the touch screen, or by selecting the text with the navigation or arrow keys while keeping the shift key pressed down.
  2. Keep the shift key pressed down.
  3. Tap the Copy command on the touch screen.

To paste text:

  1. Move the cursor to the place where the text should be pasted.
  2. Keep the shift key pressed down.
  3. Tap the Paste command on the touch screen.

Note that if using Nokia N97 device, you must have phone software version 20.0.019 or later. The shift key shortcut is not available in the earlier software versions (type in *#0000# to check your phone software version).