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#Motorola: How to use the new Moto G7, G7 Power, and G7 Play


This is how to go about it;
First, enable one-button navigation from the Moto app.
Out of the box, the Moto G7 and Motorola’s other recent phones come with the usual three virtual buttons. To use gesture navigation instead, just open the Moto app that comes pre-installed on your
phone and toggle on one-button navigation. Once you do, you’ll be guided through a quick tutorial of all the swipe actions and what they do.

To go home, tap the bar at the bottom of the screen.
This one’s certainly the easiest. The navigation bar is where the home icon would normally appear, so it makes sense that tapping it once does exactly what the home icon would do.

Pull up from anywhere on the home screen to get to your list of apps.

This is one subtle touch I really like. If you want to get right to the app drawer and skip Android 9 Pie’s multitasking menu, just swipe upward from anywhere on the home screen that isn’t the virtual bar. It’s a much easier gesture than having to swipe farther up for the drawer, which is what you’ve got to do on a Pixel.


Do a short swipe up from the virtual bar to enter multitasking.
If you want a preview of apps you’ve opened recently, just swipe up and you’ll be taken to the Android 9 Pie app switcher. Remember that text can be copied and pasted between these multitasking preview windows.

Swipe right to alternate between your two most recently used apps.
If you’re in a situation where you’re frequently switching between two apps, you don’t have to open the full multitasking view to hop between them. Instead, just give a quick flick right to the virtual button and you’ll move from one to the other.

Swipe left to go back.
Android’s back button can be a little inconsistent and unpredictable in terms of what it will do at times, but if you use it frequently, you can do that action by swiping left on the one-button navigation bar.



Hold down the one-button nav bar to access Google Assistant.
Last, if you want to ask Google something with your voice or give Google Assistant a command, you can get there just by holding down the navigation bar.

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