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Optimize Now

The Optimize Now feature improves device performance. When used, it accomplishes this through the following actions:

  • Identifying apps that use excessive battery power and clearing unneeded items from memory.
  • Deleting unnecessary files and closing apps running in the background.
  • Scanning for malware.

To use the quick optimization feature:

  1. From home, tap Apps apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Device maintenance device maintenance settings icon.

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  2. Tap Optimize now.