Navigation Gestures with ZOOM
To begin, here is a small lexicon of important gestures:
- Touch once with and leaving three fingers and hold Action of touching the screen your finger against it.
- Touch twice with quickly twice and three fingers Action of touching the screen quickly twice and withdraw your fingers afterward.
- Touch twice with three fingers and hold Action of touching the screen twice and leaving your finger against it on the second touch.
- Swipe two fingers Action of quickly swiping the screen from one side to the other.
Here is a summary of gestures for Zoom:
3-finger gestures Actions Touch once and hold Allows you to move around on the magnified page. Touch twice Activate or deactivate the magnification. Touch twice and hold Allows adjustment and personalization of the zoom size by moving towards the top of the screen (zoom up) or moving towards the bottom of the screen (zoom out).
2-finger gestures Actions Swipe left/right Move from one page to the other.
1-finger gestures Actions Swipe left/right Move from one page to the other (just like the two- finger gesture.)
In ZOOM mode, by placing and holding one finger on one of the corners or side of the screen, the screen moves towards the chosen direction.
For iOS 8 that will be released this fall, Zoom has been entirely redesigned.
Find all of the new features of magnification on the “Utilisation de l’accessibilité ZOOM” file.