From time to time, issues will arise which will require the app to be fully closed as opposed to minimized and still running in the background. Force quitting apps can allow updated content to be visible inside the app, resolve crashing issues, and and ensure overall system stability and performance.
Force Quiting Android Apps
1. Open Settings App
2. Scroll down and tap on ‘Application Manager’
3. Scroll down in the ‘Downloaded’ list and tap the name of the app
4. Tap ‘Force Stop’ to fully close the application on your device