iPAD: How to shutdown the ipad?

I have a new mini iPad. I am used to with the Microsoft Windows.

The Goal : To Shutdown the iPAD

If with the microsoft windows; To shutdown the Windows, I will do the following: Click Start menu > Select Shutdown

The question: How to shutdown the iPad (not by pressing down the power button).

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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You shut down an iPad by pressing and holding the power button. It is not Windows and there is no Windows counterpart. Someone may have made an app.
tjieAuthor Commented:
Hi John,

So  that is the right way to shutdown the ipad (by pressing and holding the power button)?. Please confirm. Thanks
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Hold it down until Power Off appears.

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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@tjie - Thanks and I was pleased to help you.
tjieAuthor Commented:
@John - Your  very welcome and Thank you
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