Background Services Created by Settings

Q

What are background services created by Settings? Can I stop them to improve performance of my Motorola phone?

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A

You may see 2 "Settings" apps running on your Motorola phone:

1. Settings by com.motorola.carriersettingsext - This "Settings" app is provided by Motorola and runs the com.motorola.carriersettingsext process, which runs the DataRoamingPhoneStateServcie.

1.1. Go to "Settings > Systems > Developer Options > Running Services". You see a list of apps, their running services, memory usages and execution times.

1.2. Tap on "Settings" in the list. You see that it has 1 process, which has 1 service.

Application: Settings
|- Process: com.motorola.carriersettingsext
   |- Service: DataRoamingPhoneStateServcie

Memory usage: 6.6 MB, execution time 123:06:02.
Background Services Created by Motorola Settings
Background Services Created by Motorola Settings

It is recommended to keep the "DataRoamingPhoneStateServcie" service running.

2. Setings by Android - This "Settings" app is provided by Android and manages all settings of the phone internal system.

2.1. Go to "Settings > Systems > Developer Options > Running Services". You see a list of apps, their running services, memory usages and execution times.

2.2. Tap on "Settings" in the list. You see that it has 1 process, which has 0 service.

Application: Settings

Memory usage: 127 MB
Background Services Created by Android Settings
Background Services Created by Android Settings

Do not stop this app, because this service detail screen you are looking at is provided by this app.

 

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