Is “Set-By-Touch” the same as the former Quick-Start Timer? October 12, 2022 22:42 Updated Yes. Set-By-Touch is a quick and easy method for setting a 60-Minute Timer and closely imitates the way our standalone Time Timers operate. To create a Timer using Set-By-Touch view this article. Related articles What's new in iOS version 3.0? How to create a Timer. How do I prevent my device from falling asleep while Timers are running? How to set the audible alarm for the iPad and iPhone app. How to adjust the volume on the iPad and iPhone app.