By Dan Gookin

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Double‐tap: Tap the screen twice in the same location. Double‐tapping can be used to zoom in on an image or a map, but it can also zoom out. Because of the double‐tap’s dual nature, I recommend using the pinch or spread operation to zoom. Long‐press: Tap part of the screen and keep your finger down. Depending on what you’re doing, a pop‐up menu may appear, or the item you’re long‐pressing may get “picked up” so that you can drag (move) it around. Long‐press might also be referred to as touch and hold.

It’s okay to turn on the tablet while it’s plugged in and charging. 2. Answer the questions that are presented. info  Chapter 2: Android Tablet On and Off When in doubt, just accept the standard options as presented to you during the setup process. To fill in text fields, use the onscreen keyboard. See Chapter 4 for ­keyboard information. Other sections in this chapter, as well as throughout this book, offer information and advice on these settings. You can’t screw up anything at this point; any selection you make can be changed later.

If not, check the size before you buy. Not every 10‐inch tablet fits into the same 10‐inch pouch. Screen protectors: These plastic, clingy things are affixed to the front of the tablet, right over the touchscreen. They help defend the touchscreen glass from finger smudges and sneeze globs while still allowing you to use the touchscreen. Vehicle charger: You can charge the Android tablet in your car if you buy a vehicle charger. It’s an adapter that plugs into your car’s 12‐volt power supply, in the receptacle that was once known as a cigarette lighter.

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