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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by rexscott, May 18, 2010.

  1. rexscott

    rexscott Member
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    Hope you guys can help. Since the 2.1 update I have certain apps which appear to be opening in the background when I didn't open them. I have Advanced Task Killer, and when I go in for example it shows Messages running, when I kill it, it will reappear in 30 secs or so, the same with MP3 store. Can these apps be stopped so they don't take up memory or what's the deal here. Thanks for any help.
     

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  2. Eris1981

    Eris1981 Well-Known Member
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    Mine does this as well. I have not had tine to find out why.
     
  3. Papadroid

    Papadroid Well-Known Member
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    No, many of the stock apps will keep restarting and by killing them you are only slowing your phones down as well as killing the battery sooner because they will start back up automatically.
     
  4. cableguynoe

    cableguynoe Well-Known Member
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    Stop killing them. Doesn't help.

    Just let em be....
     
  5. byteware

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    Someone can correct me if I'm wrong, but if you don't have messages running, I don't believe it will retrieve your text messages from the server.

    I'm not sure why the MP3 store keeps coming up (it comes up on mine too).
     
  6. pjwren13

    pjwren13 Well-Known Member
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    I agree mp3 store is aggrivating and can't be removed either.
     

  7. unless of course you got a rooted phone (which i dont) in which every stock program you have and you dont use you can delete
     

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