PRIV™ by BlackBerry® - Manage Data Usage

To change the data usage cycle on your device, view data usage and set data warnings and restrictions, view this info.

Note Notes:

  • Data usage info provided by the device may differ from actual usage. For data usage info provided by Verizon Wireless, refer to the My Verizon website.
  • Video Camera  Icon For a better understanding of how data is used, check out this video.
  • To control data usage on your account, refer to Verizon Smart Family™.

 

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap Data usage Data usage settings then do one of the following:
    • Set Cellular Data Limit:
      Caution Mobile / cellular data is disabled upon reaching the specified data usage level indicated by the orange limit line. To continue to utilize apps dependent upon a data connection (e.g., browser, email, etc.), Wi-Fi can be used or mobile data must be manually adjusted (overage charges may apply).
    1. Tap Limit mobile data usage to turn on Switch on.
    2. If presented with a 'Data usage limit' screen, review the message then tap OK.
    3. Touch and hold the orange Limit line.
    4. Drag the line to the preferred level (e.g., 2.0GB) then release.
    • Set Cellular Data Warning:
      Note A notification message appears upon reaching the specified data usage level indicated by the black warning line.
    1. Tap Alert me about data usage to turn on Switch on.
    2. If presented with 'Data usage alert' screen, review the message then tap OK.
    3. Touch and hold the black Warning line.
    4. Drag the line to the preferred level (e.g., 5.0GB) then release.
    • Changed Data Usage Cycle:
    1. From the Data usage cycle field, tap the Dropdown menu Dropdown menu icon.
    2. Tap Change cycle.
    3. From the 'Usage cycle reset date' prompt, select the cycle date then tap Set.
      Note Refer to the My Verizon website for the billing cycle date.

 

Note To view or limit individual app usage, refer to View / Restrict Data Usage by App.

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