Camtasia 2018: How to delete current frame (preferably with keyboard)

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While editing with Camtasia 2018 I'd like to delete the frame I'm currently viewing on the timeline and have all frames after it pulled left 1 frame so no gap is left. Back in the days of yore I believe I did this simply by pressing Del but that no longer seems to work. Is it possible to delete the current frame, preferably using the keyword? All web searches lead me to the opposite issue, which is extending a frame.
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2 techniques you can use.
The first one is holding Shift and hitting the Period Key 1 time. This will split the playhead and select the current frame. Hitting Ctrl + Delete will Ripple Delete it pulling the media together.
However, this effects all tracks at the same time. Selecting and removing a frame from all media on every track. So you have to be strategic and aware when you use it.


If you only have one video track and no annotations directly above. The technique should be just what your looking for in most cases. Any annotations or media downstream to the right of the delete. On "All tracks" will shift accordingly one frame to keep in time. As Per.......(Ripple Delete)

Other than that. You have to select the clip. Hit "S" to split it. Re-select it. Hit "S" to split it again. Select the  frame. Hit Ctrl + Delete to Ripple Delete. Yikes!
Its sounded pretty cumbersome as I wrote it down.I don't know of any other technique.

Regards,Joe
 
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Sorry, didn't realize this was the MAC forum.

Ripple Delete.............. Cmd+Shift+X

Split a Clip...................Cmd+T