Is “Set-By-Touch” the same as the former Quick-Start Timer? September 27, 2020 13:14 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 I am running several Timers at once. How do I tell when one has ended?