MozSwipeGesture

The MozSwipeGesture event is executed when the user uses three fingers to "swipe" the trackpad or touchscreen.

General info

Specification
Addons specific
Interface
Event
Bubbles
Yes
Cancelable
Yes
Target
browser, browsers
Default Action
Varies (OS dependant)

Properties

Property Type Description
target Read only EventTarget The event target (the topmost target in the DOM tree).
type Read only DOMString The type of event.
bubbles Read only Boolean Whether the event normally bubbles or not.
cancelable Read only Boolean Whether the event is cancellable or not.
view Read only WindowProxy document.defaultView (window of the document)
detail Read only long (float) 0.
currentTarget Read only EventTarget The node that had the event listener attached.
relatedTarget Read only EventTarget For mouseover, mouseout, mouseenter and mouseleave events: the target of the complementary event (the mouseleave target in the case of a mouseenter event). null otherwise.
screenX Read only long The X coordinate of the mouse pointer in global (screen) coordinates.
screenY Read only long The Y coordinate of the mouse pointer in global (screen) coordinates.
clientX Read only long The X coordinate of the mouse pointer in local (DOM content) coordinates.
clientY Read only long The Y coordinate of the mouse pointer in local (DOM content) coordinates.
button Read only unsigned short The button number that was pressed when the mouse event was fired: Left button=0, middle button=1 (if present), right button=2. For mice configured for left handed use in which the button actions are reversed the values are instead read from right to left.
direction Read only unsigned long (int) The direction of the gesture. Read only.
delta Read only double (float) The amount by which the gesture moved; for rotation, this value is in degrees. Positive values are clockwise and negative values are counterclockwise. For magnification, this value is implementation-specific, but the value is positive for zooming in and negative for zooming out.

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