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How do I use the PC 'delete' key when using VirtualBox on OS X, running a Windows XP guest?

I tried every combination I could think of!

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So you use a Mac keyboard? Which keyboard layout? Does fn + backward delete work for you? – slhck Aug 20 '11 at 9:37
It's the macbook pro keyboard (UK). I think that's done it actually, thanks! – chrism2671 Aug 20 '11 at 9:39
up vote 5 down vote accepted

On your Mac keyboard, try fn-backward delete ()

This would be the equivalent of a forward delete ()

.. or just a "delete" on a Windows keyboard.

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