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âtouch and hold
Refers to the act of touching a touchscreen or trackpad and leaving the
finger motionless until something happens. Donât use tap and hold.â
âtap and hold
Donât use. Tap means to touch and release quickly, so use touch and hold
instead. See also tap (n., v.); touch and hold.â
âtap (n., v.)
Use to refer to the act of quickly touching and releasing a touchscreen or
trackpad. Users can tap with one or more fingers (depending on the device
and the action the user is performing). Donât use tap on.
Correct: Tap Return to move from one field to another.
Correct: To zoom in or out, double-tap with two fingers.
Incorrect: Tap on the video you want to play.
When discussing the Digital Touch feature in watchOS and iOS, donât say
that users tap another device or person; they send a tap.
When discussing haptic feedback, donât say that a device or trackpad taps
you; say you feel a tap.
See also click; Digital Touch; double tap (n.), double-tap (v.),
double-tapping (n., v.); gestures; haptic (adj.), haptics (n.); press;
touch and hold.â
On Thu 14. Nov 2019 at 22:04 John Posada <jposada99 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> Good afternoon, guys...I'm back :-)
> This is the first gig where I need to write instructions for the mobile
> smartphone world.
> On a Smartphone, when you press something long enough, the "Copy"
> capability comes up.
> What is the current thoughts on what to call this "Long Press" and what the
> syntax is for including it in a line of instruction.
> John Posada
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