Samsung Galaxy S® 4 - View, Open or Close Recently Used Apps

  1. To view the most recently used apps, press and hold the Home button and scroll through the list of apps.
    Note A list of the most recently visited apps and Chrome tabs displays.
    Note To prevent Chrome tabs from appearing on the list:
    1. Launch the web browser.
    2. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (located in the upper-right).
    3. Tap Settings.
    4. Tap Merge tabs and apps.
    5. Tap the Merge tabs and apps switch (located at the top) to turn off (in the white position).
    6. Tap OK.
  2. To Open or Close:
    • Open: Scroll to and tap the desired app(s) in the list.
    • Close: Scroll through the list of apps, hold the app then swipe the screen left or right.