Prevent apps from running in the background

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Brevent black prevent can app-standby (since Android 6.0 not supported on some devices) or force-stop apps without root prevent apps from running in long time.

Brevent never brevent apps not in Bervent list. If apps are launched then quit (tapping Back or so) Brevent will app-standby them; if apps timed out in standby or swiped from recents screen Brevent will force-stop them. Whenever apps are running without activity Brevent will force-stop them.

Apps in Brevent list can be set "allow sync" to receive notifications or do sync jobs. Brevent won't standby "allow sync" apps and Brevent won't force-stop "allow sync" apps with notifications or running in background.

Brevent supports Android 7.0 to Android 11 requires "USB debugging" in "developer options".

Since Android 8 Brevent won't work if debugging is off or USB option is changed. If debugging turns off when you unplug the cable please change USB option. Normally it's OK to keep USB option as default.

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About this version (

v4.2.2.2 (2021/02/12) - fix possible issue on android 6 - fix logs don't include brevent v4.2.2.1 (2021/01/10) - remove "Dump battery data" - add "uninstall static libraries" - reduce show brevent server working when via togging notifications - show battery info (use setprop debug.brevent.battery.time false to turn off time) - prefer uid mode in appops for permission releated op on android 10+

Other versions released on 13 January 2021 (55 days ago)
4.2.1 released on 12 December 2020 (87 days ago) released on 02 October 2020 (158 days ago) released on 10 September 2020 (180 days ago)
4.1.9 released on 07 June 2020 (275 days ago) released on 29 March 2020 (345 days ago)

Details and Recent Ratings

Size: 1 MB
Version: by Jianyu Studio
Updated: 20 February 2021 (17 days ago)
Released: 16 February 2017
Installations: more than 100 000
5 Stars: 5292
4 Stars: 860
3 Stars: 590
2 Stars: 290
1 Star: 1000

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