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Force-quit a frozen app. Apps are programs, too, and sometimes software gets stuck (just ask anyone who’s used a computer for more than a month). To make a cranky app shut down without having to restart your whole iPad, press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until you see the red “power-off” slider—but don’t slide this time. Instead, press and hold the Home button until the app quits and you find yourself back on the Home screen.


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Force A Frozen App to Close