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My Samsung® Galaxy S® III by Steve Schwartz

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Interacting with the Touchscreen

Your phone has a touch-sensitive screen that you interact with by tapping, touching, and making other motions with your fingers. In addition, within many apps, the phone recognizes and responds to the angle at which it’s being held.

Using Your Fingers

You can interact with the touchscreen by doing any of the following:

Tap. To launch an app, open a document, choose a menu command, select an item in a list, activate a button, or type characters on the onscreen keyboard, tap the item lightly with your fingertip. (A tap is equivalent to a mouse click on a computer.)

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Touch and hold. You can interact with some ...

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