Android - How to limit the number of background processes

February 2017

In this article you will understand how to limit the number of background processes on your Android device (smartphone or tablet). The procedure is as follows:
  • First you need to enable the Developer options:
    • Go to Settings > About Device.
    • Keep tapping on the Build number (8-10 times) until the following notification is displayed.
    • "Developer mode has been turned on".
  • Go to Settings > Developer Options.
  • Scroll to the Apps section and tap on "Background process limit".

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Published by jak58. Latest update on October 13, 2014 at 01:21 PM by Jeff.
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