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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 look at several different ways you can create charts in Excel, including the recommended charts option.
A row or column of numbers plotted in a chart is called a "data series". In this video, we'll look at how data series work in Excel charts.
In this video, we'll look at how to build a chart with multi-level axis labels. A multi-level axis allows you to group related information together.
In this video, we show you how to rename fields in your pivot table, to tidy things up.
In this video, we show you how to create a second pivot chart that is independent from the first pivot chart.