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Using Kindle Fire HD by Kevin Wilson

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Chapter    5

Using Your Kindle

By now, you’re familiar with tapping to select buttons and other items on your Kindle Fire, as shown in the previous chapters.

You can also use several other gestures to interact with your Kindle Fire. This chapter will show the basic gestures that you are likely to use daily.

In addition to tapping to select items, you can zoom in on a figure in a book or a web site, as shown on the following page. There you can see that by pinching the screen you can zoom in or out.

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Image Tip  Cancelling a Tap

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