General Information

  • Force Restart iPhone or iPad
  • Force an iOS app to close
  • Add Today View Widget
To force restart your device, press and hold both the Sleep/Wake and Home button for at least 10 seconds, until you see the Apple logo.

More information is available from Apple.

If an app is unresponsive and your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch still reacts to button presses, you can force the app to close:

Press the Home button two times quickly.

You’ll see small previews of your recently used apps.

Swipe left to find the app you want to close.

Swipe up on the app’s preview to close it.

More information is available from Apple.

To enable a Today Widget:-

1) Swipe downwards from the top of your screen to show the Today View.

2) Tap the Today View at the top if it is not already selected. (You can also swipe from left to right).

3) Scroll down to the bottom of the screen and tap Edit

4) Add your chosen apps Today View Widget to the Today View by tapping the green + button to the left of it.

5) You can arrange the order of Today Widgets by tapping and holding the three lines to the right of any active today widgets and dragging widgets up or down.

6) Tap Done at the top right of the screen. Note: Today widgets are only available in iOS 8 and later.