Windows Phone - How prevent apps from running in the background

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Windows Phone users can choose which app can run in background.
Too many backgrounds app may reduce the performance of your device and also drain the battery life!
  • From the Homescreen, swipe to the left and select Settings.
  • Scroll to the Applications menu > Background tasks

  • All the apps allowed to run in the background are displayed in this section.
  • Select any unnecessary app and click on Block.