iOS 8 - Disable the display of recent contacts in the App Switcher

October 2016


iOS 8 - Disable the display of recent contacts in the App Switcher


Among the new features of iOS 8, you will notice that your recent contacts and favorites are now displayed at the top of the app switcher (double tap on Home button).
  • Go to Settings > Mail Contacts and Calendar.
  • Scroll to Contacts.
  • Tap on "Show In App Switcher".
  • Turn off the below options:
    • Phone Favorites
    • Recents

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