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Flick on the touch screen using finger motion events

Example Usage

TouchActions action = new TouchActions(driver);
action.flick(element, 1, 10, 10);

from appium.webdriver.common.touch_action import TouchAction
# ...
actions = TouchAction(driver)
actions.flick_element(element, 1, 10, 10)

// example
driver.touchFlick(10, 10, element, 1);

// wd example
await element.flick(1, 10, 10);

# ruby_lib example
touch_action.flick(element, 1, 10, 10).perform

# ruby_lib_core example
@driver.touch_action.flick(element, 1, 10, 10).perform

TouchActions action = new TouchActions(driver);
action.Flick(element, 10, 10, 1);


Appium Server

Platform Driver Platform Versions Appium Version Driver Version
iOS XCUITest 9.3+ 1.6.0+ All
UIAutomation 8.0 to 9.3 All All
Android Espresso None None None
UiAutomator2 ?+ 1.6.0+ All
UiAutomator 4.3+ All All
Mac Mac ?+ 1.6.4+ All
Windows Windows 10+ 1.6.0+ All

Appium Clients

Language Support Documentation
Java All
Python All
Javascript (WebdriverIO) All
Javascript (WD) All
Ruby All
C# All

HTTP API Specifications


POST /session/:session_id/touch/flick

URL Parameters

name description
session_id ID of the session to route the command to

JSON Parameters

name type description
element string ID of the element where the flick starts
xoffset number The x offset in pixels to flick by
yoffset number The y offset in pixels to flick by
speed number The speed in pixels per seconds



See Also