Copy As Plain Text

Copy As Plain Text

Easily copy the selected text without formatting to the clipboard via the right-click menu.

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What is Copy As Plain Text?

"Copy As Plain Text" is an Edge add-on that simplifies copying text by eliminating the formatting and storing it in the clipboard. All it takes is to browse a website, select a desired text, right click and choose - Copy as plain text. The copied text remains formatting-free. To paste the newly copied text, use (Ctrl + V) or paste from the right-click menu.

Rating: 4.80 (6)
Version: 0.1.3 (Last updated: 2023-08-14)
Creation date: 2021-10-25
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • storage
  • activeTab
  • scripting
  • contextMenus
  • clipboardWrite
Size: 9.10K
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Copy As Plain Text
Copy As Plain Text (v0.1.3)
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Copy As Plain Text is a lite addon that let you easily copy any text without formatting to the clipboard via right-click context-menu item.

Simply browse to a website and select a desired text, then right-click and select - Copy as plain text - from the context-menu. The selected text will be copied to the clipboard without any formatting.

Please note that, in order to paste to the clipboard you can use (Ctrl + V) or right-click and select - Paste - from the context-menu.

To report bugs, please fill the bug report form in the addon's homepage (

User reviews
by , 2023-07-28

Superb. Works like charm
by Krishnendu, 2023-01-26

As advertised! Very convenient!
by Shelly, 2022-05-09
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Risk impact

Copy As Plain Text is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

Copy As Plain Text is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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