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Support Using "Mouse" on Milestone ?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by webvan, Sep 23, 2010.

  1. webvan

    webvan Active Member
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    Looking at the pictures of the Droid/Milestone I always thought it had an optical trackpad (or possibly fingerpring recognition) but it seems not...unless mine is defective but a search didn't bring up anything so...

    Anyway I noticed that when I'm browsing, pressing the shift button will pop-up a mouse...that can't seem to be moved, other than by tapping somewhere else on the screen and then pressing shift again.

    Am I missing something?
     

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  2. John Bean

    John Bean Happy Wanderer
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    Pressing and holding shift allows you to select and copy text from the page you're viewing. The pointer shows where you are but it's not a "mouse" as such.
     
  3. webvan

    webvan Active Member
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    Thanks, with the selecting being done with the finger then?
     
  4. TelusMilestone

    TelusMilestone Well-Known Member
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    Phones, more phones and yet more phones!
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    yes you do... can be difficult sometimes
     

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