EditCopy @Command (Formula Language)

Performs the menu command Edit - Copy.


@Command( [EditCopy] )


  • In a view or folder, copies the selected documents to the Clipboard.
  • In a document in Read or Edit mode, copies the highlighted data to the Clipboard.
  • On a form, subform, view, or folder in Design mode, copies the highlighted data, fields, or columns to the Clipboard.
  • You can use a toolbar button to invoke this command.

This command does not work on the Web.

If using this command in a hotspot button or any other element that causes a change in focus, the EditGoToField or EditTop command must be used first to return the focus to the document. The document must be in Edit mode.


This form action copies the selected text in a document that is in read or edit mode. If no text is selected, the entire document is copied.