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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 introduce the SEQUENCE function. The SEQUENCE function lets you generate numeric sequences, which can be used for dates, times, and more.
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 how boolean operations are used in array formulas. This is a key concept in developing more advanced dynamic array formulas.
In this video, we'll look at how to build a 100% stacked column chart that shows the percentages in each bar.
In this video, we'll look at how to add one or more slicers to an Excel table. Slicers let users filter data with large, friendly buttons.