Back, start, and search key

The back, start, and search keys help you navigate your phone.

  • To see which apps you have open, press and hold . You can then switch to another app or close the ones you don’t need.

  • To go back to the previous screen you were in, press . Your phone remembers all the apps and websites you've visited since the last time your screen was locked.

  • To go to the start screen, press . The app you were in stays open in the background.

  • To search the web or for items on your phone, press .

  • To control your phone with your voice, press and hold , and say a voice command.

    This feature is not available in all languages. For info on the supported languages, go to