Managing open apps

Motorola Moto Z on Android 8.0.0

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You can switch between and close any apps that are running on your device. You can also see all of your currently running apps by accessing the Recents screen.

  1. Step 1/6

    To view your open apps, tap the Recent Apps icon.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  2. Step 2/6

    Select the app you'd like to use.

    The indicator is in the center.
  3. Step 3/6

    To close an open app, tap the Recent Apps icon.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  4. Step 4/6

    Swipe an app left or right to close it.

    Note: Regularly closing apps can make your phone faster and your battery last longer.

    The indicator is towards the left.
  5. Step 5/6

    Tap CLEAR ALL to close all open apps.

    Note: You may need to drag down on your recent apps until you see this option.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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