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Delete character to the left of cursor

Windows shortcut 
Backspace
Mac shortcut 
Delete

The delete key on a Mac deletes to the left.

Related videos

The videos below demonstrate this shortcut.
In this video, we’ll set up the FILTER function with two criteria.
In this video, we show you how to rename fields in your pivot table, to tidy things up.
In this video, we'll look at chart elements and chart layouts. A chart layout is a specific set of chart elements arranged in a particular way.
In this video, we'll introduce the UNIQUE function. The UNIQUE function lets you extract unique values in a variety of ways.
In this video, we show you how to create a second pivot chart that is independent from the first pivot chart.