App Switcher Question

iOS & iPadOS
Is there a way to go from editing apps in the App Switcher, back to choosing an app to switch to? For example, I'll have a bunch of apps in the switcher. I'll open it by double clicking the Home button. I'll double tap and hold on an app I want to remove from the switcher. Once it gives the little tone, I double tap the app to remove it. I can continue removing apps by flicking to them and double tapping. But, what if I want to stop removing apps, and switch to one of the other apps currently in the switcher? Do I have to exit the App Switcher, and then re-enter it again, or is there a way to switch modes directly?



Submitted by nk1229 on Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Yes! When you are editing the apps simply press the home button once to return to the standard app switcher.

Submitted by KE7ZUM on Thursday, June 27, 2013

Hello. This has prob been answered but just hit home. once and you will be in the app switcher so you can choose an app. good luck.

Submitted by Isaac Hebert (not verified) on Thursday, June 27, 2013

You will have to exit the app switcher before you can open a app in the switcher.

Submitted by DPinWI on Thursday, June 27, 2013

In reply to by Isaac Hebert (not verified)

The other two posters are correct. When I am in the close app mode, and hit the Home key once, I'm back to app switching mode. I'm not sure how I missed that, since it seems intuitive and logical.