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How to Access and Clear Clipboard on Android Phone [Latest]

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When you are reading this article, definitely you want to access and clear clipboard contents from your Android phone. Actually, all your online searching activities will be recorded by the Android system automatically.

Access and Clear Clipboard

With these or those reasons, if you have the need to clear clipboard history, then you just come to the right place. This article offers systematic solutions of how to clear clipboard on Android phone and tablet. Thus, you can read and get solutions of Android clear clipboard programmatically here.

Part 1: What Is Clipboard on Android

Clipboard is a temporary platform to store your copied content. When you copy something on your Android phone including links, texts and images, it will be stored to clipboard by default. And the clipboard history can be covered by the latest copied items. In another word, all older items you copied to clipboard will be gone automatically. Later, you are able to paste the quick copy remained in Android clipboard easily. Well, this is the basic knowledge you should learn before you start to clear clipboard history on Android.

Part 2: How Do I Find My Clipboard on My Phone

Many people do not know how to access the Android clipboard. If you hold the same question, then you can read the following paragraphs to solve the problem with ease.

Step 1. Launch text messages app on Android

Turn on your Android phone or tablet. Later, open text message app on your digital device. You can see different names on different Android models like Messages, Messenger, Text Messages and Android Messages.

Step 2. Create a new text message

Choose the add icon on the top right corner of your screen. Then you can enter into a new text message page. Hold and press the blank message field. You can see "Paste" and "Clipboard" options.

Step 3. Access the clipboard on your Android phone

Before clearing clipboard on Android phone, you can choose "Paste" to check the recent clipboard content. Well, click "Clipboard" to find all available items.

Find Clipboard on Phone

For Samsung users, you can long press the customizable key on your keyboard. Then choose "Clipboard" to show clipboard contents on Android successfully.

Alternatively, you can access clipboard in other messaging or chatting apps as well, such as Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp or Google Hangouts.

Part 3: How to Clear Clipboard on Android

Just as above mentioned, you have accessed all Android clipboard contents already. During this time, you can do few clicks to clear clipboard Android tablet entirely or individually.

Step 1. Locate Android clipboard clear options

After you have found the clipboard content, click the "Clear" button on the lower right corner. You can see two options of "Delete from clipboard" and "Lock to clipboard".

Step 2. Clear clipboard on Android phone programmatically

Choose "Delete from clipboard" to delete a clipboard item from your Android phone. If you want to clear all Android clipboard contents, then you can click "Delete All" option on the top of the clipboard directly.

Clear clipboard on Android

In addition, you can pin clips to the top of your clipboard. And you can also long press and drag up or down the certain clip in the clipboard collection manually.

Part 4: Samsung Galaxy Clipboard Crash Problem

Many people complain that Samsung Galaxy devices are easily running into overcrowded clipboard issues. As a result, the Android phone will reboot or even stuck to the certain screen for a long time. Thanks to the combination of Touch Wiz software, Android 3.0 or higher and keyboards do a better job than the original Samsung keyboard. Thus, you can reduce the possibility of Samsung Galaxy clipboard crash problems by updating. So you can get one more way to solve the problem instead of clearing clipboard on Android phone only.

Actually, every keyboard has its own folder created by the Android operating system. In most cases, you cannot access non-Samsung keyboard folders without rooting. And these folders can get crashed easily. Fortunately, this problem can be solved by an OTA (Over the Air) technical software update. Therefore, once you run into the Samsung clipboard crash problem, you can update to the latest version to have a try first.

Samsung Galaxy Clipboard Crash Problem

Wrapping Up

Furthermore, there are many hidden features about clipboard you may not know. For instance, do you notice that there is the "Lock to clipboard" option under the clipboard list? Actually, once you click this option, the selected clip will be bound to the Android clipboard permanently. Thus, next time you want to use this item, you can find it in the clipboard quickly. And you can also choose "Unlocked" to remove this clip whenever you want.

In addition, you can also turn to one excellent clipboard app for help. There are many excellent Android clipboard apps provided from Google Play Store like Clip Stack, Clipboard Actions and more. You are able to create unlimited clips. And you can get more features to copy, paste, view, edit and merge any clip.

Well, that's all for how to clear clipboard on Android phone and related tips and tricks. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any difficulty. And you can also share your experience or put forward any constructive suggestion in the comments below.

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