Clearing open programs

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    How do you clear open tabs?
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    Hmm, I know you meant well, but that might be confusing to someone with limited experience with the iPad, due to the steps you left out.

    Two things. One, you have to be in the multitask bar (double tap the Home button, or swipe up with four fingers), and second (after you have long pressed an icon until it starts to jiggle) you will see a small minus sign, not an x. x means you're about to delete something from the iPad. - (minus) means you're just closing the app.
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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    The IPad Forum is a community of members from all walks of life and from all over the world coming together to share our experiences and to help each other learn about this wonderful piece of technology the Ipad. There is a wealth of information already here in the many threads we have so doing some searches will answer most of the questions you have. If then you cannot find the answer you are seeking then by all means post your question. There are many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.

    We also have our own App - It is a very simple app to navigate.
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    No problem. Thanks for taking it the right way.

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