Support Continually running apps

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by StefJ, Oct 6, 2012.

  1. StefJ

    StefJ New Member
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    I use Advanced Task Killer and even after I kill all running apps (Facebook, Google App Store, voicemail, video player, just to name a few) they all seem to come right back on, with a few new ones showing as running. My battery life is abysmal. I haven't used these apps - they just appear.

    Any ideas?

    P.S. I've done all the things to enhance battery life - screen brightness, hepatic feedback, no Bluetooth, GPS off, etc.
     

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  2. fredworxz

    fredworxz Active Member
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    Try going to ...settings.....apps......all (or running)then scroll down to that app you want to stop eg google play the tap to enter the tap force close
    You will get a message saying that if you close it ....it may misbehave just tap ok
    Don't close any app that the phone needs ...like keyboard etc
     
  3. ylexot

    ylexot Well-Known Member
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    Ideas? Sure...get rid of Advanced Task Killer. It actually hurts your battery life. Let Android handle its own memory. It will do a better job.
     
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  4. thequeenscheese

    thequeenscheese Well-Known Member
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    down and run carat from play store also turn each apps connections off if they have any from within the apps..
     
  5. Fosa

    Fosa Active Member
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    Remove the task killer and dont do anything. Its only a pain when you kill apps. I let the system handle the apps and everything is fine.
     
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  6. SUroot

    SUroot Well-Known Member
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    Again, remove the task killer and forget about running apps.
     

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