How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3?

By pressing and holding the Home button you can access the Recent applications screen which also has a link to the Task manager How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3?  located at the bottom left of the screen.

 

 

Recent applications lets you quickly return to recently used apps.  When you exit an app by pressing the Home key the application is saved in its current state and will remain active in the background. When you touch the Back key How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3?  the application will close in its current state. Pressing either the Home key or Back key will add the application to the list.

 

How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3? 

 

The name of each application is displayed to the left of a large thumbnail of the application along with the application's icon. Using your finger or S Pen you can scroll up and down through the list of recent apps. The most recent app used will always appear at the bottom.

 

Press and hold an application in the list to view its App info or to Remove from list. From the App info screen you can clear data, clear the cache or uninstall the app.

 

How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3? 

 

You can also touch and swipe an application's thumbnail to left or right to remove it from the list.

 

To open the app touch the app thumbnail. To remove all applications from the list touch How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3?.

 

 

Task Manager

 

The Task manager is a simple application that offers quick memory management. You can view and exit applications running on your device, uninstall applications you have downloaded and also free up system resources and view the amount of space available on your device.  From the Recent application screen touch Task manager How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3?.

 

 

Active Applications

 

The Active applications tab displays on the applications running on your phone. Touch End beside an application to end that specific application or touch End all to end all running applications. You should save any information you may need in each application prior to ending it.

 

How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3?  

 

 

Downloaded applications

 

The Downloaded tab displays all the applications downloaded and installed on your device. Information such as the amount of space the application uses is also displayed. The tab lets you Uninstall an application from your device.

 

How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3? 

  

RAM Manager

 

The RAM tab displays the random access memory (RAM) usage. RAM is the memory location into which your device temporarily loads information when executing an application or using other device functions. If the RAM status indicator is full and the device response has slowed clearing the RAM on your device will improve its performance.

 

Touching Clear memory will not uninstall applications from the phone but it will end certain applications that are open.  Before clearing the memory you should ensure you save any wanted information in open applications. After you clear the RAM some applications may take longer to open the first time you use them.

 

How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3? 

 

Clear defaults

 

The Clear defaults tab displays all the applications you have assigned to open a file. If more than one application that can open a file resides on the device you will be prompted to select which application to use. If you choose Always in the Complete action using prompt you can reset the selection by touching Clear next to the application name.

 

How do I use the recent applications and task manager apps on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3? 

 

Storage

 

The Storage tab displays a summary of your device's system storage, divided by used and available, as well as the amount of information stored on an installed micro SD card.

 

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