When you’re on Gmail composing window or in Google Docs or when filling forms – if you copy and paste the text from Word document or web page all formatting such as font size, colors, font, will be preserved and copied which you don’t want. All you want is plain text, Google Chrome has a built-in feature allows to “paste as plain text” on forms when you use Ctrl +Shift+ V shortcut ( just one extract ‘Shift’ key you’re adding to Ctrl +V, isn’t it?). Or you can simply right-click on form in Chrome and select paste as Plain text will do also.

paste as plain text in Chrome

This shortcuts works on any rich text editor in Chrome.

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