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Navigating applications

You can navigate between applications using the navigation keys, the favourites bar, and the recently used applications window, which lets you switch easily between all recently used applications. The navigation keys are the Home key, the Recent apps key and the Back key. Some applications get closed when you press the Home key Icn sony key and home to exit while others are paused or continue to run in the background. If an application is paused or running in the background, you can continue where you left off the next time you open the application.

To open the recently used applications window

  • Press Icn sony key open recent apps .

To close all the recently used applications

  • Tap Icn sony key open recent apps and then tap Icn sony recent apps delete all .

To open a menu in an application

  • While using the application, press Icn sony key menu.


A menu is not available in all applications.

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