Why would I want apps to run in the background?
Some services or applications have to run in the background so they can keep you posted on weather, news, social network updates and etc.
I don’t think there’s anything to worry about unless – you’re facing unusual crashes, high cpu / ram / network usage that’s slowing down your device..
How do I turn off programs running in the background?
To disable apps from running in the background wasting system resources, use these steps:Open Settings.Click on Privacy.Click on Background apps.Under the “Choose which apps can run in the background” section, turn off the toggle switch for the apps you want to restrict.
How do I keep apps from running in the background on Android?
You can allow a certain app to run in the background by going to Settings > Apps & notifications > Advanced > Special app access > Battery optimization.
What apps need to run in the background?
The usual suspects Spotify, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Snapchat. All these apps can run in the background if you don’t disable their ability to do so.