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HP Jornada 520, 525, 540, 545, 547, and 548 - How Do I Use the HP Task Switcher

Introduction
This document explains the use and operation of the HP Task Switcher.
Accessing the HP Task Switcher
The HP Task Switcher is accessible from two locations. The two areas where it is functional are the HP Home menu and the Today screen. The instructions to open both programs are listed below.
Today screen
To get to the Today screen, follow these steps:
  1. Tap Start then the Today icon.
  2. The HP Task Switcher icon will be located in the bottom right corner of the screen.
HP Home menu
To get to the Home menu, do one of the following:
  1. Press the HOME key.
Or
  1. Tap Start, Programs, HP Applications then HP Menu.
  2. The HP Task Switcher icon will be located in the bottom right corner of the screen.
Operating the HP Task Switcher
The HP Task Switcher is used for switching to another open program, and for closing open programs.
Switching to a program
Follow these steps to use the HP Task Switcher to move to another open program:
  1. Tap the HP Task Switcher icon in the lower left corner of the screen.
  2. Select the program to switch to.
Closing a program
To close an open programs or programs, follow these steps:
  1. Tap the HP Task Switcher icon in the lower left corner of the screen.
  2. Tap Close Window.
  3. Select the program to be closed or select Close All.
Restarting the HP Task Switcher
When the HP Task Switcher is used to Close All Including the HP Task Switcher application, the program can be started again by one of the following methods.
Add icon to recently used tray
The following steps will start the program and place the shortcut in the most recently used programs tray at the top of the screen.
  1. Tap Start, Programs, then HP Applications.
  2. Tap HP Task Switcher, then OK.
      note:
    The row of icons displayed below the START flag is the recent list, or shortcuts to the most recently used applications.
Resetting to restore HP Task Switcher
Another method to start the HP Task Switcher application is to perform a soft reset on the unit. This will cause the icon to reappear on both the Today and HP Menu screens.
  1. Save any unsaved work.
  2. Using the stylus, briefly press the red reset button on the bottom of the HP Jornada.

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