Verizon Smart Family™ - Android™ - Set Data Limits

Note To perform the steps below, you need to:

  • ensure the Smart Family app is installed on the parent device.
  • sign in to the app using a My Verizon user ID or mobile number that has Account Owner or Manager access privileges.
  • ensure the child device is powered off prior to adding or removing limits.


  1. From the Smart Family parent app, select the appropriate family member from the top row of contacts (multiple may appear).
    Select Appropriate Family Member
  2. From the Manage controls section, tap Limits.
    Tap Limits
  3. Tap Data target.
    Note For lines on the justkids plan, tap Limit data amount.
  4. Enter the data limit in GB (Gigabytes).
    Note Once the limit is reached, data usage is restricted until the next billing cycle.
    Note You and your child receive free text alerts when they've used 50%, 75% and 90% of the limit.
  5. If desired, select Don't block data but still alert me when the limit is reached to turn on or off.
    Note For lines on the justkids plan, if desired, select Don't block data, but enable Safety Mode to turn on or off.
    Note On when a check mark is present.
  6. Tap Save.


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