Commonly Used Finger Gestures

Q

Which are commonly used finger gestures on the touchscreen?

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A

Here is a list of commonly used finger gestures on the touchscreen.

Tap Tap your finger on an item and release it quickly Select an item (e.g.: Tap on an item on the Settings screen)
Double-Tap Tap your finger on an item and release quickly Select and launch an item (e.g.: Double-tap on an image to enlarge it)
Touch and Hold Place finger on an item and hold it to the screen View options of an item (e.g.: Touch and hold on an input area to view options)
Touch and Slide Place finger on a spot and move it around Select content or move item (e.g.: Touch and slide to select text on a Web page)
Slide Up Place finger on the screen and slide upward Scroll content up (e.g.: Slide up on the contact list to view next pages)
Slide Down Place finger on the screen and slide downward Scroll content down (e.g.: Slide down on the contact list to view previous pages)
Slide Left Place finger on the screen and slide to left Move to the next item (e.g.: Slide left on a picture to view next picture)
Slide Right Place finger on the screen and slide to right Move to the previous item (e.g.: Slide right on a picture to view previous picture)
Pull Down Place finger on the edge and slide downward Expand a Minimized Panel (e.g.: Pull down on top edge of the screen to expand to the notification panel)
Pull Up Place finger on the edge and slide upward Expand a Minimized panel (e.g.: Pull up on the bottom edge of the screen to expand to the navigation bar)
Pinch Out Place two fingers on the screen and spread them apart Zoom in on an area (e.g.: Pinch out on a picture to zoom in on an area)
Pinch In Place two fingers on the screen and bring them together Zoom out on an area (e.g.: Pinch in on a picture to zoom out on an area)

 

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