Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips
Want to stop apps from running in the background on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL? Here’s how to clear all recent apps on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3. You can quickly clear all apps that recently opened on your device. You can close the app individually or close all apps on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3 at once using recent apps.
Using the recent application menu, you can easily close all apps in Google Pixel or other latest android devices. These close recently running apps will use to speed up your android device. Also, Force stops the app to close background processes on android devices. Check out the below-given settings to close apps running in the background on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3.
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How to Close Apps on Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL
You can individually clear app one by one or clear all apps at once on your Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL and other devices. By default turned on navigation gestures on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, you can’t disable it on your device. But if you have android 9 Pie, you can disable Navigation gesture using gesture settings.
Clear all apps on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3
Step 1: Swipe pill icon upper side once or tap Overview button.
Here you can see a list of recently opened apps on your Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.
Step 2: Swipe screen right side up to view Clear all (Show below-given screenshot).
Step 3: Tap clear all to close all apps in Google Pixel 3 or swipe the app to the upper side to individually close the app.
Now clear all apps on your Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.
Step 4: Swipe up Pill icon, you can see No recent items message on the screen.
If you’re android 9 Pie device has disabled Navigation gesture feature, you can clear all apps using below given settings.
Overview button > Swipe screen right side > Clear all apps
You can force stop apps also if you have facing app-related issues such as app unresponsive or app freezing and more.
Force stop apps on Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Pie
Step 1: Go to settings in your Pixel 3.
Step 2: Tap apps & notifications.
Step 3: Tap See all apps.
A list of installed apps appears on the screen on your Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.
Step 4: Select the app you want to force stop or disable.
Step 5: Tap Force stop.
You can see this message on screen: If you force stop an app, it may misbehave.
Step 6: Tap OK.
Now restart your android device, and check solve app issue.
And that’s it. I hope this little tip useful to clear all apps on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Do you have any other Pixel 3 tips you want to share with us? Tell us in below comment box.