Thread: *delete key rant*
07-15-2008, 11:12 PM #1*delete key rant*
Is it me or is do MacBooks delete characters slowly?
When I press the delete key to delete a few words it seems to take forever...like a PC, I would assume it would go faster if you pushed and held the key down.
07-15-2008, 11:30 PM #2
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From the System Preferences you can change the repeat rate, as well as the delay.
07-16-2008, 03:30 PM #3
Khris is correct, but consider - If you want to delete a lot, like many words or sentences, don't use the delete key by itself. First highlight the words using Shift-arrow and then delete them all together after they are highlighted. You can start with the first letter in a sentence and Shift-down arrow to highlight many sentences at once, then Delete...
07-16-2008, 09:17 PM #4
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