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Huawei P10 And P10 Plus: How To Close Background Apps

When you discover that your Huawei P10 and P10 Plus phone is running really slow and the battery is going dead way too soon, you may have too many background apps running. Unless you close an app after you’re done using it, that app will stay open and run in the background long after you’re finished with it.

Some of most common apps that suck up CPU power and electricity include social media apps like Facebook, email apps, open browsers, open documents, and open games. Open apps are constantly updating, which will slow your phone down. Closing the apps after you are finished with them will save your battery and greatly improve performance of your Huawei P10 and P10 Plus phone.

If you are new to the Huawei P10 and P10 Plus Android phone and need to know how to close your apps, just follow the instructions below.

 

How to close background applications on Huawei P10 and P10 Plus:

  1. Power up your Huawei P10 and P10 Plus
  2. From the Home screen. Select “Recent Apps”
  3. Select “Active Apps”
  4. To close an application, select “End”. If you want to stop all applications, select “End all.”
  5. In the pop-up, select “OK.”

 

How to disable background data for Twitter:

  1. Power up the Huawei P10 and P10 Plus
  2. Select Accounts
  3. Select Twitter
  4. Find “Sync Twitter” and uncheck it

 

How to close and disable background data for all services:

  1. Power up your Huawei P10 and P10 Plus
  2. Open Settings. Select “Data Usage.”
  3. Tap the three little dots in the upper right hand corner to open the context menu
  4. Find “Auto Sync Data” and uncheck it
  5. In popup, select “OK”

 

How to disable background data for Gmail and other Google services:

  1. Power up your Huawei P10 and P10 Plus phone
  2. Open Settings and select “Accounts”
  3. Find “Google” and select
  4. Select your account name
  5. Look down your list of Google services and uncheck the ones you wish to disable

 

Facebook requires you to disable background data from their own menus, follow these instructions:

  1. Power up your Huawei P10 and P10 Plus phone
  2. Navigate to your Facebook settings
  3. Select “Refresh Interval”
  4. Select “Never”

 

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