Chapter 12. Creating a gesture event and recognizer

This section describes how to create a new gesture event and a new gesture recognizer. The examples show how to subclass gesture events and gesture recognizers.

This section focuses on translating touch events into Inventor events.

Before reading this chapter, be sure to read The Inventor Mentor. Chapter 11, Creating an Event and Device describes the general process to create an event.

The first part of this chapter offers an overview of the steps required to create a new gesture event and gesture recognizer.

Chapter Objectives. After reading this chapter, you'll be able to do the following

  • Create and use new gesture recognizers

  • Create and use new gesture events