How To Use Data Usage On Samsung Galaxy Note 2

How To Use Data Usage On Samsung Galaxy Note 2
How To Use Data Usage On Samsung Galaxy Note 2

You can monitor and manage your Samsung Galaxy Note 2 data usage capabilities. Features include activation/deactivation or network data usage, set mobile data usage for a set period of time, and view application data usage.

From the Home screen, press Menu key and then tap Settings > Data usage.

To activate/deactivate Mobile data usage:

  • From the Home screen, press Menu key and then tap Settings > Data usage.
  • Tap the Mobile data field to activate the feature. A green checkmark indicates the feature is active.
  • Tap the Mobile data field again to deactivate the feature.

To set a mobile data limit:

  • From the Home screen, press Menu key and then tap Settings > Data usage.
  • Place a check mark in the Set mobile data limit field.
  • Read the on-screen disclaimer info and tap OK.
  • Touch and drag the far right ends of the Red or Orange horizontal lines to manually adjust both the Warning and Maximum data limits.
  • Touch and drag the bottom grey vertical lines to adjust the time frames.
  • Tap the Data usage cycle button and select either the current cycle or define your own by selecting Change cycle.
  • Tap Upgrade data service to explore upgrade options available for your rate plan.
  • Press Menu key and then select from the available on-screen options:
    • Data roaming allows you to connect to your service providers partner networks and access data services when you are out of your service providers area of coverage.
    • Restrict background data prevents background data usage. This can help prevent over usage of your data minutes.
    • Auto sync data allows the device to automatically sync information and updates with your various services.
    • Show Wi-Fi usage activates an additional Wi-Fi tab that shows you your Wi-Fi data usage.
    • Mobile hotspots allows you to select available Wi-Fi networks that can service as mobile hotspots. Place a checkmark on those entries you wish to use.

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