Copy and paste multiple messages from one space to another

1

In Messaging, go to the space that you want to copy the messages from.

2

To copy a range of messages in order, perform the following:

  • Hold Shift and click on the first message.
  • Hold Ctrl and click on any other messages you want to copy.
  • To copy, press Ctrl + C, or use the right-click menu and select Copy message to clipboard.
3

To copy multiple messages out of order, perform the following:

  • Click to select the first message to copy.
  • Hold Ctrl and click on other messages you want to copy.
  • To copy, press Ctrl + C, or use the right-click menu and select Copy message to clipboard.
4

Go to the space you want to paste the messages, and press Ctrl + V to paste the copied message.


 
Pasted messages include the sender, and retains the formatting of the original message.
1

In Messaging, go to the space that you want to copy the messages from.

2

To copy a range of messages in order, perform the following:

  • Hold Shift and click on the first message.

  • Click on the last message that you want to copy.

  • To copy, press Command + C, or use the right-click menu and select Copy message to clipboard.


     

    Alternatively, you can hold the option key, and click and drag around messages to select them, and then copy in the same way.

3

To copy multiple messages out of order, perform the following:

  • Click to select the first message to copy.

  • Hold Command and click on other messages you want to copy.

  • To copy, press Command + C, or use the right-click menu and select Copy message to clipboard.

4

Go to the space you want to paste the messages, and press Command + V to paste the copied message.


 

Pasted messages include the sender and the timestamp of the original message.