How To Delete On Chromebook

At first glance, there's no delete key on the Chromebook. There's a search key. But, there's no delete key. So, how to delete on Chromebook?

There is a set key combination to delete stuff. Don't know the key combination? Here's what to do.

  • Firstly, on your Chromebook, press Alt + Backspace.

So, all you have to do is, hold the ‘Alt’ key and press the Backspace button. Likewise, you may use Ctrl + Alt + Backspace to delete words instead of a single letter.

For more information, you can read how to remap keyboard buttons on the Chromebook. For example, you can remap the ‘Search’ key on Chromebooks to the ‘Caps Lock’ key.