Auto Copy

Auto Copy

Automatically copy selected text to the clipboard. Has many configurable options for controlling the behavior.

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What is Auto Copy?
"Auto Copy" is an Edge extension designed to enhance productivity by automatically copying any text selected with the mouse directly to the clipboard. It comes with a host of features, including notifications on copy, enabling or disabling in text boxes, paste on middle click, copying links, and options to copy without formatting. Users can also modify the extension's behaviors based on their preferences. The extension is compatible with all URL types, including file:/// URLs. Blacklisting websites to disable the extension is also available.
Rating: 3.70 (19)
Version: 4.2.1 (Last updated: 2022-01-09)
Creation date: 2022-01-09
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • notifications
  • clipboardRead
  • clipboardWrite
Size: 26.56K
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Auto Copy
Auto Copy (v4.2.1)
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When text is selected using the mouse it will automatically be copied to the clipboard.

*** Once this extension is installed you must reload any open tabs in order for it to work *** *** If you change the extension settings any open tabs must be reloaded in order for them to take effect ***


  • Notification on copy
  • Remove selection on copy
  • Enable / disable in text boxes
  • Enable / disable in content editable elements
  • Paste on middle click
  • Use modifier key(s) to enable / disable auto copy
  • Use modifier key(s) to copy as a link
  • Always copy as a link
  • Copy without formatting
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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Edge Add-on Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Provides quick and efficient way to copy and paste
  • Offers options that can be customized such as 'Paste on middle click'
  • Reduces the need for extra clicks which is helpful for work productivity
  • Convenient and time-saving for daily use
  • Supports automatic copying by selecting text
  • Does not support pasting to locations outside of web pages
  • Does not work with touch inputs, which is an issue for touch devices
  • Some users find it completely non-functional
  • Lack of clarity in instructions or help for setup leading to confusion on how to use it
  • Issues with reliability and requiring computer restarts which don't resolve the problems
Most mentioned
  • Ease and speed of copying and pasting
  • Lack of functionality or bugs
  • Useful for professional work
  • Confusion about certain features like 'Allow access to file URLs'
  • No touch input support
Recent reviews
by liu, 2021-05-03

好用,可以在选项中开启 Paste on middle click,实现选中文本自动复制,滚轮按下直接粘贴
by Frylove, 2020-12-08

Works good as stated. It would have been better to have an option for auto paste to somewhere. Thanks.
by Ajay, 2020-11-27
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Risk impact

Auto Copy may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Auto Copy has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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