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How To Turn OFF Background Apps On Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge

If you’ve bought a Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge, you may want to know how to turn off background apps on your smartphone. It’s a good idea to know how to do this since most apps operate in the background and connect to Internet using battery life and data. This is why it’s recommended to turn off background apps when you don’t use them and it’ll allow you to get the most out of your Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.

A majority of the apps on your smartphone are running nonstop, using data to get new emails, and staying update which uses both data and battery life. It’s possible to manually turn off background apps that’ll help you save both battery life and data on Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. Below are steps on how to turn off background apps on Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.

 

How to close background apps:

  1. Turn your phone on
  2. Go to Recents
  3. Select on Active apps
  4. Choose End
  5. Select on OK

 

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

  1. Turn your phone on
  2. Open Settings
  3. Select on Accounts
  4. Choose Google
  5. Select on your account name
  6. Uncheck the Google Services you don’t want functioning in the background

 

How to close and disable background data for all services:

  1. Turn your phone on
  2. Select on Settings
  3. Choose Data usage
  4. Select on the three dots button
  5. Uncheck the Auto sync data option
  6. Select on OK

 

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

  1. Turn your phone on
  2. Go to the Facebook Settings menu
  3. Select on Refresh Interval
  4. Pick Never

 

How to disable background data for Twitter:

  1. Turn your phone on
  2. Open Settings
  3. Select on Accounts
  4. Select on Twitter
  5. Uncheck Sync Twitter

 

 

After you follow the steps above, you’ll learn how to turn off background apps on Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.

 

 

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