FAQ

Copy and Paste Between PC and Mac During Remote Control

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Answer

When controlling a PC host from a Mac client:

  • To copy from the PC (host): Ctrl + c
  • To paste to the Mac (client): cmd + v
  • To paste to the PC (host): Ctrl + v

When controlling a Mac host from a PC client:

First, set your PC-to-Mac keyboard mapping, as described here: How to Set PC-to-Mac Keyboard Mapping.
Second, follow these guidelines:
  • To copy from the Mac (host):  [mapped cmd key] + c
  • To paste from the Mac (host) to the PC (client): Ctrl + v
  • To paste to the Mac (host): [mapped cmd key] + v

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