GarageBand for iOS 1.3: Red status bar on Home screen

After returning to the Home screen from GarageBand for iOS, the status bar may remain red briefly while GarageBand is shutting down. If the status bar continually displays red then the "Run in Background" feature has been engaged. Follow the steps below to disable this feature.


The red status bar indicates that GarageBand is running in the background. To remove the red status bar: 

  1. In GarageBand, tap the Song Settings button (iPad)  or the Settings button (iPhone/iPod touch)  
  2. Tap "Run in Background" to toggle on or off GarageBand from running in the background.


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