How to Fix WhatsApp Web Copy Paste Not Working


WhatsApp is a popular messaging app that allows users to send messages, photos, and videos. However, one of the most frustrating issues that users face is when copying text from another source and pasting it into WhatsApp web does not work. This problem can be fixed easily with the steps given below.


  1. Open WhatsApp web on your computer or laptop by going to and sign in with your account.
  2. Select the chat where you want to paste the text and click on the paper clip icon located at the bottom right corner of the message box.
  3. Click on "Paste" from the drop-down menu that appears.
  4. If the text does not appear, try pressing Ctrl+V or Command+V to force paste the text.
  5. Check if your browser has any conflicts with WhatsApp web. Clear your browser cache and cookies and try again.


If you are still experiencing issues, it could be due to a technical glitch or conflict between your browser and WhatsApp web. The solution is to wait for WhatsApp to fix the issue or try using a different browser. However, if the problem persists, contact WhatsApp support for further assistance.