In HTC apps such as
Messages, you can select and copy text, and then paste or share it.
Press and hold on a word.
Drag the start and end anchors to highlight the surrounding text you want to select.
After you have selected the text you want to copy, tap .
The selected text is then copied to the clipboard.
In a text entry field (for example while composing an email), press and hold at the point where you want to paste the text.