Last Updated on November 23, 2021 by Bestusefultips
Annoying by background running apps on OnePlus 6 Oxygen OS? By default several apps running in the background and some of them are unnecessary. You can stop or close background running apps in OnePlus 6 device using recent app management settings. These running background apps will drain the battery and slow down your phone speed also. Let see a complete guide to close background apps in OnePlus 6 and other latest OnePlus (Compatible OnePlus 7 Pro, 7T Pro, 7T, 7, 6T, 6) devices.
Also, limit background processes on OnePlus 6 phones. After clear background processes in OnePlus 6 Oxygen OS, some apps stop working and you do not receive notifications on your device. Follow the below-given step-by-step process to turn off background apps in OnePlus 6.
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How to Clear Background Processes in OnePlus 6 Oxygen OS
You can close apps running in the background on your latest Oxygen OS devices using the given settings.
Close Apps on OnePlus 7 Pro, 7T, 7T Pro, 7, 6T, 6: Latest Oxygen OS
Step 1: Swipe up & hold to access Recent apps in your latest OnePlus devices.
A list of recent apps is displayed.
Step 2: Tap & hold the app and swipe it left or right to close it.
Step 3: To close all recent apps, swipe right side until see clear all and tap Clear all.
Now close background apps in OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T Pro, and other latest Oxygen OS devices.
For OnePlus 6 & 6T (Oxygen OS 5.1.7)
Step 1: Swipe down the notification shade and tap the Settings gear icon.
Step 2: Scroll down up to System settings and tap Advanced.
In OnePlus 6 advanced settings, you can see Accessibility, Scheduled power on/off, Pocket mode, OTG storage, OnePlus 6 notifications, recent app management, Gaming mode, OnePlus switch, and more settings.
Step 3: Tap Recent app management.
Here you can see normal clear and deep clear options.
Normal clear: Clears task list and cache without clearing background processes
Deep clear: Clear background processes, which may mean some apps not working correctly and you’ll receive notifications late
Step 4: Choose Deep clear.
Now stop the background processes of unnecessary apps on your devices. You can also force stop apps that use more battery in your OnePlus 6 device.
How to Force Stop Apps in OnePlus 6/6T
Step 1: Go to Settings on your device.
Step 2: Tap Apps under personal settings.
Here you can manage app permissions, change default apps, enable Parallel apps and special app access settings.
Step 3: Tap the Application list.
Step 4: Tap any App you want to force stop.
Step 5: Touch Force stop.
You can see a pop-up message on the screen: Force stop?
Step 6: Tap OK.
And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to clear background processes in the OnePlus 6 Oxygen OS. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for the latest OnePlus 6 updates.