How to stop background apps running in windows 10: Undoubtedly Windows 10 is fast and till now no performance issues faced even when more number of desktop apps installed on it.
Naturally when we install more number of apps and use; which consumes valuable system resources of other windows which must run background processes.
You can configure which apps can run in the background for receiving update info, sending notifications, and to stay up-to-date, even when you’re not using them.
As we can’t stop must run windows 10 background process, we can turn-on/off other apps which runs in the background based on use.
Turning off those unwanted programs running in the background can free up system resources for your other programs on your computer.
Process to follow:
Below step by step details on how we can turn OFF or ON unnecessary background apps running on Windows 10.
1. Goto-→Start-→Click on Settings
2. Privacy-→Background apps
3. toggle the button to OFF for the apps you don’t want to be run in background or you use them very often.
Note: To run in the background to receive updates info, sending error notifications, there are some specific apps on windows. Be cautious when you are turning off such apps to not to run them in the background.
Some windows apps set to auto start along with system booting which also drains system resources. Do you want to stop/disable auto starting of apps which are not required? there is an option for the same. For full details follow How to manage startup programs in windows 10