Chapter 2 — About the User Interface and Applications
About Screen Gestures
Dolphin CT50 Mobile Computer with Windows 10 IoT Mobile Enterprise User Guide
Navigation and Function Buttons (continued)
Use your fingers or the stylus to manipulate icons, buttons, menus, the
onscreen keyboard, and other items on the screen.
To select or activate something, tap it.
To type something, such as a name or password, touch where you
want to type. A keyboard appears that lets you type into the field.
Other common gestures include:
Touch and hold: Touch and hold an item by touching it and lifting your
finger until an action occurs.
Drag: Touch and hold an item for a moment. Without lifting your
finger, move your finger on the screen until you reach the target
position. For example, you can drag to reposition shortcuts on the
Swipe or slide: Quickly move your finger across the screen, without
pausing when you first touch. For example, you can slide a Home
screen left or right to view the other Home screens.
Double-tap: Tap quickly twice on a web page, map, or other screen to
zoom in. Double-tap again to zoom out.
Pinch: In some apps, you can zoom in and out by placing two fingers
on the screen at once and pinching them together (to zoom out) or
spreading them apart (to zoom in).
Starts a search on the computer or the
Raises or lowers the volume of the