should I stop a running app before uninstalling it?

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Mar 1, 2014 7:09:58 AM via Website

I mean should I stop an app first in Task Manager before uninstalling?
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Mar 1, 2014 9:19:23 PM via App

No. The android uninstall process will stop the app and remove any internal data before deleting the apk file, plus remove any temporary changes made by the app.


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Mar 2, 2014 6:32:19 AM via Website

Thanks Sinkster shor the reply
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Mar 4, 2014 6:01:15 AM via Website

Great! So the uninstall process will stop the app first

But does it remove ALL temporary and stray files?
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Mar 4, 2014 6:11:51 AM via Website

@netaddict Some of the temporary files are leave behind while uninstalling, but i don't think they are going to hamper the space or performance or your device you could always remove them manually or can use some apps that will do this for you ! I am sure you can find some applications available in the play store that can do this for you ..... :)