Solaris Common Desktop Environment: User's Transition Guide


CDE provides a clipboard facility that can handle text and graphics simultaneously. Most CDE applications have an Edit menu that provides the standard clipboard items (Cut, Copy, and Paste). Cut, Copy and Paste are also available through the following key combinations.

Table 1-2 Clipboard Key Comparison
 Task or Feature OpenWindows Keys CDE Keys
 Cut Meta+X, or Cut Alt+X, or Control+Delete, or Cut
 Copy Meta+C, or Copy Alt+C, or Control+Insert, or Copy
 Paste Meta+V, or Paste Alt+V, or Shift+Insert, or Paste