The Home screen and the Home button


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The Home screen and the Home button

In this video, I want to look at the Home button on the iPhone and iPod touch. This is the Home button here on the front of the iPhone, and its primary purpose is to immediately get you back to your home screen. Now when the screen is locked, as it currently is here, pressing the Home button is like pressing the Sleep/Wake button. It activates your screen, but you still have to slide your finger across this area to unlock the phone. This is the home screen of the iPhone, where you can access the various functions and apps that are available. As we will see later, you can install additional apps, which can be spread across multiple screens, which you can access by flicking the screens to the left.

Pressing the Home button instantly brings you back to the first and main screen, no matter how many screens deep you are. If you are running an app, pressing the Home button always brings you back to the home screen. Pressing the Home button while on the home screen brings up the spotlight search s...

The Home screen and the Home button
Video duration: 2m 56s 7h 7m Beginner Updated Aug 20, 2010

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The Home screen and the Home button provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the iPhone and iPod touch iOS 4 Essential Training

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Business
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iPhone
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