How to Use gestures Windows 8


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Using gestures

If you're using Windows 8 on a touchscreen device, you'll need to get immediately familiar with the various Gestures that you can use. But fortunately I think you'll find that those gestures are quite straight forward. Let's start off with the most basic gesture, the Tap. This is essentially the same as clicking a mouse button with a mouse pointer over a particular item. And it means just simply tapping on the display. So for example, I can simply tap on the tile for the photos app and that Photos App will launch. And then within the Photo's App I can tap on a particular item, for example, my SkyDrive, and then tap to navigate to the pictures.

And even tap on a particular picture to view it Full Screen. And that brings us to another gesture, which is the Swipe. In this case, if I want to switch between the various images, for example, I can swipe one picture out of the frame to bring a new picture into the frame. I'm just swiping from one picture to ...

Using gestures
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Using gestures provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Up and Running with Windows 8

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