Download Killbackground to Quickly kill background apps on iPhone, iPod and iPad, One of the best features of iPhone is the multi-touch screen which revolutionized the tech industry and made user-interface as amazing as it could be possible.
We can do multiple task using this multi-touch gestures such as scroll, pinch-in and out of Pictures.
Well, thanks to the folks at OSxdaily who has found another amazing use of this Multitouch input method. You can also kill multiple apps on your iPhone using these simple Multitouch gestures. Natively, when you see the multitasking tray on your iPhone or iPad, you tap on the single (-) negative button to kill an app. But the same thing can also be used to kill multiple apps.
However, how many apps will be close simultaneously, it depends upon how much fingers you can use at once. You can follow the simple steps to do this trick.
- Open up multitasking tray, to do this, double press the Home button.
- Tap and hold an icon to put in the jiggle mode.
- Simultaneously put three to four fingers to close those apps. Although, it is a little tricky work yet is useful than the simple single click method.
However, one can close maximum 4 apps at once on iPhone and 8 apps on iPad. But if you have Jailbroken your iDevice, we have a treat for you.
Download Killbackground to Quickly kill background apps :
Simply, download and install the free Cydia tweak, “Killbackground”. The best thing about this tweak is that, it will simply add a small “skull” icon at the bottom left corner in multitasking tray. When you will tap on that icon, it will automatically kill all the running applications.
However, if you don’t want to close all the applications, you can filter some of them from the options in the “Settings” app on iPhone.
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