Internet is flooded with the blogs which favors the major attributes of iPhone devices like Camera, Navigation, Multimedia and Games but no one cares to talk about the minor features. In this post we are going to tell you something different, something that you haven’t read before. Today we are going to put a spotlight on a very small yet attractive trait of iPhone that is ‘Long Press Gesture’.
Every iPhone user must have used this feature to copy the text or to get more options for a tab but this feature can offer you a lot more. For the developer end; No matter what type of iPhone application development you are planning, this Long Press Gesture can make your application more easy and attractive.
In the later section we are going to tell you the commands where you can use this amazing feature of iPhone devices to make your application much more customizable and easy to operate.
Use it on Keypad
Long Press a Letter on Key Pad:
The Long Press gesture provides a lot of option while typing a text. When you long press a letter from the keypad; the window provides you more options and alternative fonts of the similar word.
Long Press a Numeric key:
This is a very amazing feature which a user don’t even notice while using the keypad. If you long press a numeric key, you can slide your finger to any no. on keypad and the no. will be typed as soon as you release the touch.
Long Press the Delete Key:
Deleting a text can be a hassle if you have to delete a long text by pressing the delete key again and again. By long pressing the delete key you can delete the text more easily and quickly.