Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips
By default several apps running in the background even we don’t use them. You need to close apps running in the background Pixel 4a 5G and other Pixels. Those background runnings apps are reducing battery life and sometimes slow down your Android or Samsung devices. Just swipe up from the bottom and hold to open recent apps (Background running apps) and tap on clear all to close all apps on Google Pixel 4a 5G. Also, individually stop app background data in Pixel 4a to save cellular data and battery life.
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How to Close Background Apps in Google Pixel 4a 5G
You can turn off background apps Google Pixel 4a (5G) and other Pixels (Running Stock Android 11) using below given settings.
How to Close Apps on Pixel 4a 5G
Step 1: Swipe up from the bottom, hold, and then release to open recent apps.
Step 2: Swipe up app to individually close app.
Step 3: Swipe screen right side until view Clear all.
Step 4: Tap on Clear all to close all open apps at once running in the background.
Now, you can’t see any apps in the recent items in your Pixels.
How to Stop App Background Data in Pixel 4a 5G
You can restrict background data by the app on your Google Pixel 4a and other Pixels using the below steps.
Step 1: Swipe down the notification panel at the top and tap on the Settings icon.
Step 2: Tap Apps & notifications.
Step 3: Tap See all apps.
Step 4: Select an app from the list.
If you can’t find an app, check that app in the system apps list.
Step 5: Tap Mobile data and Wi-Fi.
Step 6: Toggle off “Background data” to disable app background data.
How to Reduce App Data Usage in Pixel 4a 5G Running in the Background
Check which app usage more data in the background and restrict it.
Step 1: Go to Settings.
Step 2: Tap Network & internet.
Step 3: Tap Mobile network.
Step 4: Tap App data usage.
A list of apps usage data appears on the screen.
Step 5: Tap on the App usage more data.
Step 6: Toggle off “Background data”.
And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to close apps running in the background in Pixel 4a 5G. If you have any questions, tell us in below comment box.