Save to Pocket from your Clipboard

Pocket for Mac

If you copy a URL on your Mac, it can be easily saved it to Pocket if you have Pocket for Mac installed. Here's how:

  1. Copy the entire URL (including the http://)
  2. Open Pocket for Mac
  3. Press Command + S (⌘S) or go to File > Save from Clipboard

Afterwards, you'll see the item appear at the top of your list.

Pocket for iPhone, iPad, and Android

If you copy a URL on your mobile device, it can be easily saved to Pocket. Here's how: 

  1. Copy the entire URL (including the http://)
  2. Open Pocket
  3. A green bar will appear at the bottom of the screen. Tap the add button and the copied URL will be saved to your list

Frequently Asked Questions

Why does the notification bar not appear if I have a copied URL?

The notification bar that appears when Pocket detects a copied URL will only be shown once. Therefore, if you miss it, it will not be shown again unless you perform these actions:

  1. Copy a different URL
  2. Open Pocket
  3. Copy the first URL that you originally tried to save
  4. Open Pocket again and look for the notification bar

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