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How To Turn OFF Background Apps On Note 8

If you’ve recently bought the new Samsung smartphone, you could want to know how to turn off background apps on Note 8. The reason you’d want to know how to do this is because when apps are running in the background, then use more battery than needed and will continuously connect to the Internet to stay updated, using valuable data. This is why we suggest that you close background apps on Samsung Note 8 when you’re not using them.

We’ll be explaining how you can both save battery and data by turning off background apps on Samsung Note 8. Just follow the instructions provided below to start doing this. If you later decide you’d rather just keep background apps running, you can go back and change the settings again.

 

 

How to turn off background applications on Note 8:

  1. Turn on your Note 8.
  2. Go to the Recents option
  3. Tap on the Active apps
  4. Select End
  5. Tap on OK

 

Closing and disabling background data for all services:

  1. Turn on your Note 8
  2. Open Settings
  3. Tap on the three-dots button in Context Menu
  4. Uncheck the Auto sync data option
  5. Tap on OK

 

How to disable background data for Facebook:

  1. Turn on your Note 8
  2. Open Facebook
  3. Go to the Settings page menu.
  4. Tap on Refresh Interval
  5. Tap on Never

 

Disabling background data for Twitter:

  1. Turn on your Note 8
  2. Open Settings
  3. Tap on Accounts option
  4. Tap on Twitter
  5. Uncheck the Sync option

 

How to turn off background data for Gmail and other Google services:

  1. Turn on your Note 8
  2. Open Settings
  3. Tap on the Accounts icon
  4. Tap on Google
  5. Select on your account name
  6. Uncheck Google Service to stop background data updates

 

After you follow the steps above, you should know how to turn off background apps on Samsung Note 8. This will allow you to save data and reduce the battery usage of your smartphone. If you decide later you want to turn on background update on Note 8, just go back and enable these features.

 

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