Type Function
Library system.*
Return value none
Revision Release 2024.3703
Keywords tap delay
See also Tap/Touch/Multitouch (guide)


The delay time between when a tap is detected and when the tap event is delivered. By default, this time is 0.

This is useful for distinguishing between single tap and double tap events. Without a delay, all taps are interpreted as single tap events.


system.setTapDelay( delayTime )
delayTime (required)

Number. The delay time in seconds (not milliseconds).