iPhone 8 or earlier
- Double-click the Home button to show your most recently uses apps.
- Swipe right or left to find the app that you want to close.
- Swipe up on the app's preview to close the app.
iPhone X or newer
- From the Home screen, swipe up and pause.
- Firmly touch and hold the app, then tap . You can also swipe up to close the app as soon as you see .
For more information about switching apps on your iOS device, visit Apple Support.