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Mastering Droid X2 Touchscreen Operations

Part of Droid X2 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Using touchscreen operations on handheld devices such as the Droid X2 smartphone requires a little finesse. Practice these common touchscreen operations on your Droid X2, and soon your fingers will be dancing swiftly over the screen:

Action How to Touch the Screen
Touch Tap once.
Double-tap Tap twice in the same location.
Long-press Touch a spot while keeping your finger pressed down.
Swipe Touch a spot and drag your finger left, right, up, or
down.
Flick Same as swipe: Touch a spot and drag your finger left, right,
up, or down.
Pinch Touch with two fingers apart and bring them together as you
continue to touch the screen.
Spread Touch with two fingers close together and then spread them
apart as you continue to touch the screen.
Rotate Touch with two fingers and then pivot them around a central
point, like you’re dialing the combination on a safe.