Keyboard short cuts

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  1. budthedog99

    budthedog99 iPF Noob

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    Is ther any key board shortcuts for backspace, cut, copy or paste similar to a std laptop?
     
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    budthedog99 iPF Noob

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    Also what about undo in casenu delete something by mistake?
     
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    No, there are not. You have to use your finger(s) to press on the screen. Then, you will get a pop-up to select "copy" or "paste." There is a backspace key, which is that black arrow with a white "X" - the key next to the letter "P" on the main keyboard.

    There is also an "undo" button that you can access by pressing the ".?123" key.

    Hope this helps.

    Marilyn
     
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    Am I missing something on the keyboard...??

    The black "back space" key deletes each letter as it goes "back"...unlike the "normal" backspace which just jumps the letters

    Leon
     
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    A normal backspace deletes as it goes. In a full keyboard, the back arrow is what skips letters. The iPad does not have arrow buttons.
     
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