How Do I Close An App In Windows 8?

Last Update date : 2017.02.14

There are five ways to close an app in Windows 8:


1. Press Alt + F4.


2. Move your mouse to the top of the screen. When it turns into a hand, left click and drag the window to the bottom of the screen.


NOTE: In Win 8.1 Hold the app at the bottom of the screen until it disappears to close it.


3. In the upper-left corner of the screen, right click and select Close.


4. Move the cursor to the upper-left and then scroll down to open the back-track menu. Right click on any app and click Close.


5. Close the app in the Task Manager. To access Task Manager, type Task Manager on the Start Screen and press Enter.

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