On the navigation buttons on Android phones, especially on Xiaomi phones, there are several buttons that we can use, such as the home button to return to the main page of our smartphone, the back button to return to the previous page on our phone and the recent app button. We usually use the recent app button to see what apps we just opened on our phones. By closing all apps in the recent app, the recently opened app will be deleted and automatically closed. Well, usually there are certain apps that we don’t want to close automatically when we clean recent apps. Usually we will lock the app so that it does not close automatically. For Xiaomi phones themselves, usually we can lock the app in the recent app by long tap on the app section then tap the padlock icon, but after the MIUI version is updated, the app lock feature in the recent app is lost and we can’t use the app lock feature in the recent app again using the method that was mentioned earlier. Now in this article, I will share how to lock the app in the recent app for the Xiaomi Miui 12 smartphone using the latest method.
How to Lock Xiaomi MIUI 12 Recent Apps
If you want to try how to lock Xiaomi MIUI 12 recent apps then you can see the guide below.
1. The first step please enter the security menu.
2. Tap in the settings section at the top right.
3. Select Speed Booster.
4. Select App Lock.
5. Please activate any app that you want to lock so that it is not closed.
6. Done, then the app that is locked in the recent app will be marked with a padlock icon on the top right as shown below.
So that’s how to lock the Xiaomi MIUI 12 Recent App, hopefully this tutorial is useful and good luck.
Read again some interesting information from other DroidBeep such as how to change the appearance of Xiaomi MIUI 12 recent apps like iPhone in the previous article. If you have other steps, then you can write them in the comments column below.