Bug 550 - Delete command on Mac should be any of backspace, cmd-backspace, delete
Summary: Delete command on Mac should be any of backspace, cmd-backspace, delete
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: General ()
Version: Trunk
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: Future Cycle (TBD)
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-08-30 16:52 UTC by Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT]
Modified: 2016-12-14 17:15 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2011-08-30 16:52:43 UTC
The Delete command on Mac should be triggered by any of:
Delete (fn-backspace)

This would be consistent with Xcode's project pad.

NOTE: this requires support for binding multiple keyboard shortcuts to one command.
Comment 1 Miguel de Icaza [MSFT] 2016-04-07 22:05:03 UTC
Is this still an issue?
Comment 2 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2016-04-08 15:17:53 UTC
Yes. Only fn-backspace works.