Firefox - Enable the clipboard autocopy feature

December 2016

When clipboard autocopy feature is activated, each time you select part of a text on a website, it will be automatically copied to the clipboard.
To activate this option:
  • Open Firefox.
  • In the address bar type the following command:
  • about:config
  • Click on the "I'll be careful, I promise..." button
  • In the Filter field type:clipboard. autocopy
  • Double-click on this entry and set its value to True to enable it.

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