Command+Delete in the Finder

by Scott Grimmett   Last Updated October 17, 2018 01:12 AM

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My problem is using command+backspace when trying to edit a file name or clear a search term in Finder. For reasons beyond my comprehension, Finder always interprets this as "Move to Bin". I would think since I have an active text area that command+backspace should be captured and actioned by the text area. I have been trying to break this muscle memory for over a year and failed. Please help!

Tags : macos finder

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