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Delete key stopped working

New Here ,
Aug 22, 2020 Aug 22, 2020

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Hello, 

My delete key has all of a sudden stopped working.

Thought it might have been my keyboard so changed battery/swapped keyboard, re-started computer, tried other programs an not having the same issue so it is definitely InDesign.

Is anyone else having this issue? 

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Adobe Community Professional , Aug 23, 2020 Aug 23, 2020
did you try to reset indesign preferences? (Windows) Start InDesign, and then immediately press Shift+Ctrl+Alt. Click Yes when asked if you want to delete preference files. ...(Mac OS) Start InDesign, and then immediately press Shift+Option+Command+Control. Click Yes when asked if you want to delete preference files. There is also one article here. It may help you https://indesignsecrets.com/delete-key-stopped-working-indesign.php#:~:text=The%20solution%3A%20return%20to%20the,hit%20the%20Cancel%20button%20instead!...

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Aug 23, 2020 Aug 23, 2020

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did you try to reset indesign preferences?

  1. (Windows) Start InDesign, and then immediately press Shift+Ctrl+Alt. Click Yes when asked if you want to delete preference files. ...
  2. (Mac OS) Start InDesign, and then immediately press Shift+Option+Command+Control. Click Yes when asked if you want to delete preference files.

 

There is also one article here.

It may help you

https://indesignsecrets.com/delete-key-stopped-working-indesign.php#:~:text=The%20solution%3A%20retu...

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Aug 23, 2020 Aug 23, 2020

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You're a genius, THANK YOU!

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yes - this just happened to me... unsure what to do. trying to edit some audio files.. 

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