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Droid 3 Touchscreen Operations

Part of Droid 3 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

You can perform several basic actions on your Droid 3’s touchscreen. It’s just a matter of teaching your fingers to do what you want them to.

Action How to Do It
Touch Touch the screen.
Double-tap Touch the screen twice in the same location.
Long Press Touch a spot on the screen and keep your finger down.
Swipe Touch a spot on the screen and drag your finger left, right,
up, or down.
Flick Do the same thing as a swipe (except faster).
Pinch Use two fingers to touch the screen and bring both fingers
together as you continue to touch the screen.
Spread Use two fingers close together and then spread them apart,
touching the screen as you spread them.
Rotate Use two fingers to twist around a central point which has the
effect of rotating an object on the screen.