View & Manage Data
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View & Manage Data

Access Usage Manager to view data usage, set data limits, and see the apps using the most data.


INSTRUCTIONS & INFO
Prenote info
Dial *data# (*3282#) on your mobile phone to check your current bill cycle's data usage.
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to:

• View data usage
• View data usage by app
• Change billing cycle
• Set data warning or data limit
 

View data usage

1. Swipe down from the Notification bar with two fingers, then select the  Settings icon.
 
2. Select the Network & internet, then select Data usage.

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3. Data usage for the current cycle will be displayed.

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View data usage by app

From the Data usage screen, select App data usage then scroll to and select the desired app.

Note: To restrict apps from using data while running in the background, select the desired app then select the Background data switch. Your myAT&T account is also another way to manage your wireless usage.

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Change billing cycle

 
From the App data usage screen, select the Data usage cycle drop-down, then select the desired billing cycle.

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Set data warning or data limit

1. From the App data usage screen, select the settings Settings icon.
 
2. Select the desired option:

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SET BILLING CYCLE: Select App data usage cycle.
ENABLE/DISABLE DATA WARNING: Select the Set data warning switch.
SET DATA WARNING: When the Data warning switch is enabled, select Data warning.
ENABLE/DISABLE DATA LIMIT: Select the Set data limit switch.
SET DATA LIMIT: When the Data limit switch is enabled, select Data limit.

Note: When the mobile data limit is active and has been reached, the mobile data block will remain in effect until mobile data is manually re-enabled on the device, the limit threshold is changed to a higher value, or a new data usage cycle begins. If you set data usage limits on your device, they do not communicate with AT&T systems. You will still receive AT&T system generated notifications as you approach your data limits.
 

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