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AngularJS ng-copy Directive


Execute an expression when the text of the input field is being copied:

<input ng-copy="count = count + 1" ng-init="count=0" value="Copy this text" />
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Definition and Usage

The ng-copy directive tells AngularJS what to do when an HTML element is being copied.

The ng-copy directive from AngularJS will not override the element's original oncopy event, both the ng-copy expression and the original oncopy event will be executed.


<element ng-copy="expression"></element>

Supported by all HTML elements.

Parameter Values

Value Description
expression An expression to execute when the text of an element is being copied.