How to Change Battery Optimization Settings on Samsung Galaxy Phones Running Android Nougat


  • Prevent the battery from disabling a specific application when your phone has been idle


  • Samsung Galaxy J3
  • Samsung Galaxy J7
  • Samsung Galaxy S6
  • Samsung Galaxy S7
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
  • Android Nougat


  1. Open Settings
  2. Tap Device maintenance
  3. Tap Battery
  4. Tap Unmonitored apps
  5. Tap Add apps
  6. Tap the application you wish to change
  7. Tap Done 

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