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How Do I Turn Off Background App Refresh In iOS 7?


Can I disable background app refreshing in iOS 7?
- Asked by Lola F. October 4th, 2013


Yes, you can disable Background App Refresh in iOS. In fact, it's an excellent way to extend battery life. Launch the Settings app, select General, and then tap Background App Refresh. Slide it to the off position to completely disable it or disable the feature on an app-by-app basis.