Dell has recently added multi-touch capabilities to the Latitude XT Tablet PC via a free software upgrade.
The new capabilities of the 12.1-inch convertible laptop include scroll, zoom, and double-tap gestures.
- Scroll – by placing two fingers on the screen and moving them horizontally or vertically customers can easily navigate in web browsers and productivity applications.
- Zoom – by touching the screen with two fingers and moving them together customers can zoom various content in and out, such as pictures or Web pages.
- Programmable double-tap – customers can program a command, such as launching a Web browser or turning the screen off to save power, that will respond to two taps with two fingers.
Dell Latitude XT Multi-Touch Upgrade Video
The company says the upgrade is easy to install with a Dell wizard. The software is available for download on Support section of Dell’s website and is compatible with 32-bit versions of Windows Vista and Windows XP.