Gestures on WeWALK are best performed when the cane is held normally, with the touchpad and ultrasonic sensor facing upwards and slightly forward.
- Swipe from left to right: Announces the next item.
- Swipe from right to left: Announces the previous item.
- Double tap: Activates the current item.
- Double-tap and hold: Activates the horn or microphone. Which feature this gesture triggers can be set in the ‘preferences’ tab.
- Swipe forward or backward with one finger: Used to navigate between items in various screens or to go back to the previous menu.
- Swipe forward or backward with two fingers: Turns the obstacle detection feature on or off.
- Pinch the touchpad with two fingers: Turns WeWALK’s LED light on or off.