How Do I Copy and Paste a Template in Canva?

Using templates from Canva is an excellent way to create stunning designs without needing any special design skills. With just a few clicks, you can customize a template to fit your needs and create something beautiful.

But how do you copy and paste a template into Canva?

The first step is to find the template you want to use. Canva has thousands of templates, so you can use the search bar at the top of the page to narrow down your choices.

Once you’ve found the template that best fits your needs, click on it and it will open up in its own window.

Then, click on the “Copy Template” button at the top right of the window. This will duplicate the template into a new window. Now, all you have to do is click on the “Paste” button at the top left of this new window and your template will be added to your Canva project.

Once your template is in Canva, you can start making changes to it by clicking on any element in it and selecting from the options available in the toolbar that appears on the right-hand side of your screen. You can also add text boxes, images, shapes, lines and more by clicking on “Elements” at the top left of your screen.

Making Text Look Nice

One great feature of Canva is its extensive range of text formatting options. You can choose from different font styles and sizes, alignments and colors. To access these options simply click on any text box or element containing text in your design and then click on “Text” in the toolbar that appears on the right-hand side of your screen.


In conclusion, copying and pasting a template into Canva is an easy process that only takes a few clicks. Once you have done this you can start customizing it by adding elements or editing existing ones with a range of options available for formatting text as well as images and shapes.