How To Speed Up Windows 10 By Preventing Apps Running In The Background

How To Speed Up Windows 10 By Preventing Apps Running In The Backround

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As a daily Windows 10 user, you should probably know that this operating system has over a dozen apps that run in the background at all times.

In this article which is a part of a series on how to boost the performance of Windows 10, you will learn a simple trick on how to prevent unnecessary apps to run in the background.

Windows 10 is a great operating system with tons of useful apps that can boost your productivity while working from home. However, when you take a look at apps that are continuously running in the background of Windows 10, you may find out that you are not using most of them.

Luckily, there is a simple way how to prevent those apps from stealing CPU cycles and helping drain your laptop battery.

Stop Apps Running In The Background Of Windows 10

 

STEP 1: Click the Start button, and go to the Settings app.

STEP 2: Find the Privacy option and click on it.

STEP 3: In the left sidebar, find the Background apps and tap on it. You should see a list of all the apps that are running in the background.

STEP 4: Now, toggle the on/off setting for every app that you don’t want to use.

 

Speed Up Windows 10 By Preventing Apps Running In The Background
There are dozens of apps that are running in the background of Windows 10. Apps that you even don’t use.

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