Windows® 10 - Manage Apps

Note If your device isn't running Windows 10, refer to the Windows 8 instructions.

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Open apps icon to display apps that are currently open.
    View Open Apps
  2. From the Open apps screen, tap or click an app to start using that app.
    Current Open Apps
  3. To close an app, tap or click the "X" located in the upper-right corner just above the app.
    Current Open Apps.