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** How to Right Click on a Mac **

Four Methods:Control-ClickingTwo-Finger (Trackpads)Corner Click
(Trackpads)Using an External Mouse

At first glance, it may not seem possible to right-click with your new Mac.
How can you right-click if there's only one button? Luckily you don't have
to forgo the convenience of right-click menus just because you don't have
two mouse buttons. Stay productive when working with your Mac by following
this guide to right-clicking.



Method 1 of 4: Control-Clicking -

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*Press the Control key.* Press and hold the Control (Ctrl) key while you
click the mouse button.

· This is identical to right-clicking with a 2-button mouse.
· You may release the Control key after clicking.
· This method works for a 1-button mouse or MacBook trackpad, or with
the built-in button on the standalone Apple Trackpad.

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*Choose your desired menu item.* When you Control-click, the appropriate
contextual menu will appear.

· The example below is a contextual menu in the Firefox browser.


Method 2 of 4: Two-Finger (Trackpads) -

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