It’s become more convenient now to rearrange apps on the iPad running iOS 11. Check it out.
Learn all the new features in iOS 11 for your iPhone and iPad. Here’s a full walkthrough tutorial of Apple’s new Operating System. iPhone and iPad are blended in the video but you will pick up a lot if you watch it.
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#1. Multitasking Using Gesture in iOS 11 on iPad
Make sure that Gesture is enabled on your iPad. To do so;
Step #1. Open Settings on your iPad.
Step #2. Tap on General → Multitasking.
Step #3. Turn On Gesture.
With the use of four or five fingers:
- You will pinch to quickly access Home screen.
- Swipe up to the App Switcher.
- Swipe left or right between apps.
#2. Customize Dock in iOS 11 on iPad
iOS 11 Dock has been inspired by macOS’—both in terms of functionality and design. It not just makes app switch smooth-sailing but also bolsters multitasking. You can place up to 13 apps in the Dock. It shows three most recent apps you have used to let you quickly access them.
Here is the complete guide to customizing Dock. Also, check out the quick guide to prevent it from showing the most recently used apps.
#3. Use App Switcher in iOS 11 on iPad
There are three ways you can access App Switcher on your iPad. Simply swipe up from the bottom of the screen or use a four-finger swipe upward to bring up App Switcher or double press the home button. It comprises of both App Spaces and Control Center to make your task of switching super easy.
The iOS’s Multitasking View and vertical scrolling space no longer exist.
Now, you see the more functional interface in which all of the apps that you have opened are placed horizontally. Moreover, it also shows the last Split View configuration you used.
#4. Force Quit Apps in iOS 11 on iPad
Double press on the Home button to bring up App Switcher. Then, just touch and hold on any app (or App Space) to enter Edit mode. Then, you need to tap on the X at the upper left corner of the app to quit it.