execcommand-copy

    1.3.0 • Public • Published

    execcommand-copy

    Copy text to a user's clipboard using the modern execCommand interface. This uses the same browser API - document.execCommand as the much-hyped clipboard.js, but doesn't involve itself in the DOM or event binding.

    API

    available

    Detect whether a browser supports the execCommand interface for copying text.

    Returns boolean whether the browser support text

    copy

    Copy a snippet of text to a user's pasteboard if the user has proper browser support.

    Parameters

    • text string text snippet

    Examples

    // using browser events with a click
    var eCopy = require('execcommand-copy');
    var a = document.getElementById('mybutton');
    a.addEventListener('click', function() {
     eCopy.copy(this.innerHTML);
    });

    Returns boolean whether the text was copied

    Install

    npm i execcommand-copy

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    26

    Version

    1.3.0

    License

    ISC

    Unpacked Size

    4.65 kB

    Total Files

    6

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    Collaborators

    • mapbox-admin
    • tmcw