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Tech Tip #122: Chromebook Delete Key

Posted by on January 27, 2016

As a working technology teacher, I get hundreds of questions from parents about their home computers, how to do stuff, how to solve problems. Each Tuesday, I’ll share one of those with you. They’re always brief and always focused. Enjoy!

Q: Not only does my Chromebook not have Caps Lock (which I’ve now fixed), but there’s no ‘delete’ key. 

Use the shortkey, Alt+Backspace.

More on Chromebooks:

Chromebooks Caps Lock

Chromebooks in the Classrooms–Friend or Foe?

18 Pluses, 5 Differences, and 9 Tips about Chromebooks in Your Classroom

Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-8 technology for 15 years. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum, K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. She is an adjunct professor in tech ed, CSG Master Teacher, webmaster for six blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice book reviewer, Editorial Review Board member for Journal for Computing Teachers, CAEP reviewer, CSTA presentation reviewer, freelance journalist on tech ed topics, and a weekly contributor to TeachHUB. You can find her resources at Structured Learning.

2 Responses to Tech Tip #122: Chromebook Delete Key

  1. keyboardingarts

    Today is Techy Tuesday! Thanks for sharing your tips. We learn new tricks with every post on your blog.

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