React Native onLongPress Event Example Tutorial.




React Native onLongPress Event Example Tutorial.

Hi Guys,

In this blog, I will explain you how to use onLongPress event in react native. You can easily use onLongPress event in react native. First i will create new function longClickAlert, after I will using onLongPress event using alert function longClickAlert attitude add in tag react native.

Here, I will give you full example for simply display onLongPress event using react native as bellow.

Step 1 - Create project

In the first step Run the following command for create project.

expo init OnLongPress

Step 2 - App.js

In this step, You will open App.js file and put the code.

import React, { Component } from 'react';

import { StyleSheet, View, Alert, TouchableOpacity, Text } from 'react-native';

export default class App extends Component {

longClickAlert = () => {

Alert.alert('Button Long Pressed');


render() {

return (

<View style={styles.containerMain}>





<Text style={styles.textStyle}> LONG PRESS </Text>






const styles = StyleSheet.create({

containerMain: {

flex: 1,

justifyContent: 'center',

padding: 20,

alignItems: 'center',


button: {

width: '50%',

height: 40,

justifyContent: 'center',

backgroundColor: '#44aa55',


textStyle: {

color: '#fff',

textAlign: 'center',

fontSize: 16,



Step 3 - Run project

In the last step run your project using bellow command.

npm start


It will help you...

#React Native