KB0027 – How to force quit apps on an iPad (iOS 7)

What is this for ?
If you are having difficulties with the way a particular App is running, it may be necessary to “force quit”.  These steps will show you how.

1. Double click the Home button to show your most recently used apps.

Double-tapping the Home Button brings up the multitasking screen.

Double-tapping the Home Button brings up the multitasking screen.

2. Swipe to the left or right until you see the app you wish to force quit, and swipe upwards on the app to quit it.

Swipe apps upwards to force quit them.

Swipe apps upwards to force quit them.

The following video demonstrates this feature on an iPhone, which behaves identically to an iPad.