How to Cut, Copy, and Paste in the Terminal
Cutting, Copying and Pasting in Ubuntu Terminal
In most applications Cut, Copy and Paste are Ctrl + X, Ctrl + C and Ctrl+V respectively.
In the Terminal, Ctrl+C is the cancel command. Use these in the terminal instead:
To cut Ctrl + Shift + X.
To copy Ctrl + Shift + C.
To paste Ctrl + Shift + V.