How to Close Unused Apps Running in the Background


  • To close applications running in the background which are not currently being used



  1. Tap the square icon at the bottom right of the screen
    • For Samsung phones, the square icon will be on the bottom left of the screen
  2. Swipe to the right on application windows you are not currently using

For newer phones:

  1. Swipe halfway up from the bottom of the screen
  2. Swipe up on application windows you would like to close
    1. You can also swipe to the left, and select Clear all to close all apps


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