Mac Multi-Touch Gestures
Multitouch gestures let you use several fingers to do cool stuff on Mac Laptops and the Magic Trackpad.
Some gestures do not work on older laptops.
General Must be enabled in System Preferences.
|Scroll Up/Down/Left/Right||2-Finger Drag Up/Down/Left/Right|
|Right-Click (Ctrl-Click)||2-Finger Click|
|Zoom In on the Screen||Hold Control and 2-Finger Drag Up|
|Zoom Out on the Screen||Hold Control and 2-Finger Drag Down|
|Lookup Word in Dictionary||3-Finger Tap on the Word|
Quick Look (In Finder)
|Open Quick Look||3–Finger Tap on a File|
|Exit Fullscreen Quick Look||Pinch In Quick Look|
|Enter Fullscreen Quick Look||Expand (Reverse Pinch) In Quick Look|
Mission Control, Etc.
|Open and Close Mission Control||3–Finger Swipe Up/Down|
|Switch between full-screens apps or spaces||3–Finger Swipe Left/Right|
|Show Desktop (Push All Windows Aside)||4–Finger Expand.
To Restore the Windows do a 4–Finger Pinch.
|View Launchpad||4-Finger pinch|
|Open Notification Center||2-Finger swipe from the right side of the trackpad|
|Show all windows in the current app (App Exposé)||3-Finger swipe down.
3-Finger swipe up to exit.
|Go Back/Forward||2-Finger Swipe Left/Right/td>|
|Zoom Out (Decrease Font Size)||Pinch|
|Zoom in (Increase Font Size)||Expand (Reverse Pinch)|
|Auto Zoom into Content||2–Finger tap on the content you want to enlarge|
|Go to Previous/Next Day, Week or Month (Works like Cmd-Left/Right Arrow)||2-Finger Swipe Left/Right|
|Rotate Image||Rotate (Clockwise or Counter Clockwise)|
|Zoom Out (Decrease Image Size)||Pinch Over Image|
|Zoom In (Increase Image Size)||Expand (Reverse Pinch) Over Image|
|Flip through Multiple Images/Pages||2-Finger Swipe Up/DownLeft/Right|
|Scrub Backward/Forward through the Video||2-Finger Swipe Left/Right
|Enter Fullscreen||Expand (Reverse Pinch)|
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