Help, Guides, and News on making the Switch To Apple Macintosh Computers
Windows users are accustomed to two modes of deleting text. The 'Backspace' key deletes from right to left whereas the 'Delete' key deletes from left to right. This second method is termed forward delete. Mac users can also perform a forward delete.
Mac users use the 'delete' key to perform a right to left delete. A forward delete can be performed by pressing the function and delete keys simultaneously.