This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.
gesturestart event is a proprietary WebKit-specific event which is fired when multiple fingers contact the touch surface, thus starting a new gesture. During the gesture,
gesturechange events will be fired. When the gesture has ended, a
gestureend event will be fired.
- Not part of any specification. Apple has a description at the Safari Developer Library
- Default Action
Global event handler
|Feature||Chrome||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Microsoft Edge||Opera||Safari|
|Basic support||No support||No support||No support||No support||No support||9.1|
|Feature||Android||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||IE Mobile||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||No support||No support||No support||No support||2.0|