How to Delete a File or a Folder (Macs)

Do you have a file you want to delete, but don't know how to delete it? Follow these steps to find out how to delete a file on a Mac.

Steps

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    Find the file or folder you want to delete.
    Don't open it though.
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    2
    Right-click on the document/folder you want to delete.
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    3
    Choose move to trash from the drop-down menu.
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      It will disappear into the trashcan once you click the button.

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