Find out how to enable or disable an app's ability to run in the background on your device.
- From the Start screen, swipe to the left.
- Scroll to and tap Settings.
- Tap System.
- Tap Battery saver.
- Tap Battery use.
- Tap Change background app settings.
- Tap the switch next to the desired app to On or Off.
The app has been allowed to or forbidden from running in the background.