Multitasking: Nokia Lumia 925

Learn how to manage multitasking and switch windows on the Nokia Lumia 925.

 

 

 

 

 

Turn on / off multitasking

 

To turn on or turn off multitasking, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any open window, touch and hold the Back button.
  2. Each open application appears in a carousel of thumbnails.
  3. Swipe left or right to view the open windows.
  4. To close an app, tap the (X) in the upper right hand corner of the the thumbnail.

 

On Windows Phones, multitasking is called the App switcher and you can see a demonstration here: Switch between apps | Windows Phone How-to.

 

 

Switch windows

 

To switch tasks or windows, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any open window, touch and hold the Back button.
  2. Each open application appears in a carousel of thumbnails.
  3. Swipe left or right to view the open windows.
  4. Tap to select a window to move to that window.
  5. When finished, touch and hold the Back key to return to the carousel of thumbnails.

 

On Windows Phones, multitasking is called the App switcher and you can see a demonstration here: Switch between apps | Windows Phone How-to.