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These instructions are relevant to current Moodle (3.2)

Moodle Help & Support 

Copy and pasting in Firefox

The menu on the right hand mouse button for Copy, Cut and Paste don't work in Firefox, so you need to use keyboard shortcuts.

These are

  • Ctrl+A to Select All,
  • Ctrl+X to Cut
  • Ctrl+C to Copy
  • Ctrl+V to Paste.

To paste from Word into Moodle using the new Atto Text Editor (Default in Moodle 3.1)

The Atto Editor has a "smart paste" feature which will strip out incompatible formatting codes, so simply copy from your Word or other document and paste into Moodle using the right mouse button menu.

To paste from Word using the optional Tiny MCE Text Editor (was the default in Moodle 2.6)