1. Mike Richmond2's Avatar
    If I am in an app and swipe upwards(perhaps accidentally) to get Google Now, how do I get back simply to the app I was in? Is it a minimum of two presses?

    The back button doesn't do anything...

    Thanks
    11-15-2013 05:37 PM
  2. rhea's Avatar
    My back button works on two apps I tested (tapatalk and gallery ). You can go to recent apps (right of home) to choose the app.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk
    11-15-2013 05:49 PM
  3. pranxx's Avatar
    The back button wont help. Going to google now is like going back to the home screen. You have to use the multi-tasking button on the bottom right and choose the app you want to return to.
    srkmagnus likes this.
    11-15-2013 06:07 PM
  4. Mike Richmond2's Avatar
    Thanks.
    I see behaviour as pranxx describes it.

    To be honest, it seems like an odd design decision - mildly irritating. I suppose I could just disable Google now, but I will give it more of a chance, and hope I get better at not accidentally invoking it.
    11-15-2013 06:32 PM
  5. srkmagnus's Avatar
    The back button wont help. Going to google now is like going back to the home screen. You have to use the multi-tasking button on the bottom right and choose the app you want to return to.
    This is the way to get back in the app you were previously using.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using AC Forums mobile app
    11-16-2013 10:13 AM
  6. pranxx's Avatar
    Yes it is irritating. The integration of google now into the home screen has not been thought out completely. As other posters in the other threads said, you can try the nova launcher which apparently fixes this.
    11-17-2013 01:56 AM

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