Here Are The Secret Multitouch Gestures For The iPad You're Probably Not Using

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We were surprised to learn that some people are still unaware of their iPad’s multitouch capabilities.They’re easy enough to use after enabling them in your Settings app.

Here’s the rundown on how to use them in case you were unaware.

You certainly know these first two -- pull to zoom...

...and pinch to zoom out.

If you want to kick it up a notch, start up your Settings app and turn on multitouch gestures

Now you can swipe up with four fingers to access the multitasking bar

Pinch with four fingers in any application to quickly get to the home screen

And swipe to the side with four fingers to switch between apps

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