How do I set my backspace key?
Sometimes you may get the ^? character when hitting the backspace key.
There are several different ways to set your backspace key when this happens
- Type CTRL-h instead of using backspace
- Since backspace works at the command line, you will can set it using the following:
At command line, type:
CTRL-V and the backspace character
You should see something like:
stty erase ^?
The next time you run mail, it should take the change. However, when you log out, the backspace will be re-set.