Close applications Windows 8


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Closing applications

In most cases, there's really no need to close applications that you use within Windows 8, because the resources won't be consumed as much as you might expect. But that said, in some cases, you will want to close those applications, if for no other reason than to simply remove some of the clutter when you're switching between other applications. Let's take a look at how we can close applications within Windows 8. I'll start off by launching a couple of applications. I'll launch the music application, and then I'll go back to the start screen, and I'll launch the video application. Of course, I can use the application bar over on the left-hand side, or switch between tasks, but let's assume that I want to close one or more of the applications that are currently running.

If you're using a keyboard, you can actually just press the Alt key in conjunction with the F4 key, the function 4 key, in order to close an application. So I'll go ...

Closing applications
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Closing applications provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Up and Running with Windows 8

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