With this little Mac utility, you can save time and aggravation by stripping out all formatting when copy and pasting text.
The two most recent versions of Microsoft's word processor let you paste plain text rather than formatted text and graphics when you press Ctrl-V or click the Paste button.
Sometimes you just want the actual message, and not all the additional information in a Skype call.
Wish there was a way to copy text that appears in a photo or image? GTText can do it for you, and Veronica shows you how it works on today's Tekzilla Daily.
From umlauts to symbols, special characters can make our documents and messages, well, special. They can be hard to hunt down, though, but a great, free Web site called Copy Paste Character makes it simple.
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In Microsoft Word and Excel, add only the text you copy from a Web page or other source, and leave the images, formatting, and other nontext elements behind.
The free PureText utility lets you paste text from the Web and applications without the formatting, images, and other nontext elements.