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On Thu, Nov 14, 2019 at 4:27 PM Thorsten Konersmann
<tk -at- documentation -dot- engineering> wrote:
> One example, from the Apple Style Guide:
> 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
> For comparison:
> 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
> Excerpt From
> Apple Style Guide
> Apple Inc.
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> 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
>> syntax is for including it in a line of instruction.
>> John Posada
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