What is Alt + Del keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 26 programs in our database.

There isn't any generic description for this shortcut.

Popular programs using this shortcut

What this shortcut does in different programs?

  1. Citrix Receiver - Displays the remote window’s Control Menu (similar to ALT+SPACEBAR)
  2. Android Studio - Safe delete
  3. Xfce - Delete last workspace
  4. Brackets - (Windows only) Delete To Line End
  5. Adobe Photoshop CC - Remove current highlight

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

Text editing


Ace Editor - Remove to line end

Brackets - (Windows only) Delete To Line End

LibreOffice Writer - 3 seconds in Delete mode, Arrow key deletes row/column, Ctrl + Arrow key merges cell with neighboring cell

Imaging


Adobe Photoshop CC - Remove current highlight

Affinity Photo - Inpaint

HitFilm - Ripple delete

PowerDirector 17 - Remove and move all timeline clips after removed clip

System tools


Citrix Receiver - Displays the remote window’s Control Menu (similar to ALT+SPACEBAR)

JAWS - Say Active Cursor

JAWS - Say Active Cursor

Xfce - Delete last workspace

Developer tools


Android Studio - Safe delete

Atom (Windows) - editor:delete-to-end-of-subword

AWS Cloud9 IDE (Windows) - Remove to Line End

CodeMirror - Delete to the start of the group after the cursor

DBeaver 6.0.3 - Delete row

IntelliJ IDEA (Windows, Linux) - Safe delete

JetBrains WebStorm - Safe Delete

PyCharm 2018.2 - Delete the selected class, method or field checking its usages.

SQL Server Profiler - Delete a trace

File manager


Adobe Bridge CC - Reject

Far Manager - Wipe file, overwrite with 0, truncate, rename to a temp name and delete

PeaZip - Zero delete

Media player


AIMP - Permanently delete current playing file

Productivity


Android - Delete an entire line

FL Studio 20 - Delete selected channel/s


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