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  1. Dadstar0410's Avatar

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    What do they do, exactly? When I go to Settings>Applications, I see the apps that run in the background without being open, but does that affect the Live Tile at all? Because I LOVE Live Tiles, so I don't wanna jeopardize them, but I don't want all these applications running in the background.
    Last edited by Dadstar0410; 12-08-2012 at 10:39 AM.
  2. koen h's Avatar

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    These apps are not running in background all the time.
    these background agents (official name) are running every 30 min or so just for a short amount of time.
    depending on the app, this might be to update a tile but also for connecting to the web for syncing data.
    i would not care to much about the background agents.

    Kind regards,

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