This plugin hasnt been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
When the author opens the Media library either to upload any images including featured images, this plugin gives the ability to use the paste option.
* Open Media library section on the sidebar or anywhere else where you can upload files
* Paste image or image URL from the clipboard to the page or search field
* Image is uploading to the media library after that
Upload paste-to-media folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
Paste any image when the Media library is open on the screen