A few years ago, touch screen and gesture support were niche technologies found in a few specialized businesses and industrial applications. Now they seem to be everywhere. In the near future, the idea of operating a gadget, computer or other electronics devices without a touch screen may seem as obsolete to us as the idea of using a PC without a mouse does today. This white paper explains how to use the touch gestures in Windows Embedded Compact 7 WIN32 applications and explains the gesture events that are already supported by this OS.