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Version: 2008
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
Processor: Intel

Can't delete marked text by pressing BACKSPACE
2/9/2010 4:15:17 PM 1676 articles. 1 followers. Follow

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Well, since the Mac keyboards I'm familiar with don't have a BACKSPACE key
I'm not sure what you're pressing :-) but it's most likely a matter of going
to: Word>Preferences> Edit, check the box for "Typing replaces selection".

HTH |:>) 
Bob Jones 
[MVP] Office:Mac

On 2/9/10 11:15 AM, in article 59bb2874.-1@webcrossing.JaKIaxP2ac0,
"" <> wrote:

> Version: 2008 Operating System: Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) Processor: Intel Can't
> delete marked text by pressing BACKSPACE

2/9/2010 5:02:31 PM
Great, thank you! Easy ... when you know it. I only wonder how I got this box unchecked in the first place. (I don't expect you to answer that one!)
2/9/2010 6:23:03 PM

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