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Manage Your Clipboard With Clipboard Contents
The copy and paste function is a must have on most mobile devices, and if you are an Android user that uses that function a lot, why take a look at Clipboard Contents by XDA forum member martino2k6.
Clipboard Contents helps you to manage the contents of your clipboard by watching for any changes and saves the contents for later use. The contents from the clipboard history can be copied into the clipboard again, deleted or shared.
The app can easily be turned off from Settings if it is no longer needed and its operations can also be customised to match the user’s needs. When your Android device is not in use, the clipboard collection is intelligently stopped, helping to preserve battery power.
For more information and to download the apk, head on over to the application thread.
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