How to disable “Paste Options” popup box in Word 2010 ?

Microsoft Office 2010 users might be familiar with the paste options dialog thats pops up when you paste a text in to your word document like the one shown below .

This box contains informations like

  • Paste with Original Formatting
  • Merge Formatting
  • Keep Text Only

You can disable this option by following the below steps

1. Open your Word Document
2. Navigate to File -> Options -> Advanced Tab and under the Cut, Copy and Paste section , Uncheck the option “Show Paste Options button when content is pasted” and click OK

You are now ready to turn off this feature 🙂


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