Samsung Galaxy J3 V / J3 (2016) - Manage Data Usage

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 then do any of the following:
    • Change Data Usage Cycle:
    1. Tap Bill cycle and data warning.
    2. Tap Start billing cycle on.
    3. Select the appropriate date then tap SET.
      Note Refer to the My Verizon website for the billing cycle date.
      Note For a Prepaid device:
      1. From the Data usage cycle field, tap the Dropdown icon Drop dwon icon (to the right).
      2. Tap Change cycle.
      3. Select the appropriate date then tap SET.
        Note Refer to the My Verizon website for the billing cycle date.
    • Set Mobile Data Warning:
      Note A notification message appears upon reaching the specified data usage level indicated by the orange warning line.
    1. Tap Bill cycle and data warning.
    2. Tap the Set data warning switch to turn on or off.
    3. Tap Data warning.
    4. Enter the preferred warning limit then tap SET.
      Note For a Prepaid device:
      1. Enter the preferred warning limit then tap SET.
      2. Tap the number to the left of the black line.
      3. If presented with Data usage alert message, tap OK.
      4. Tap Alert me about data usage switch to enable or disable.
    • Set Mobile Data Limit:
      Caution Mobile data (cellular data) is disabled upon reaching the specified data usage level indicated by the red limit line. To continue to utilize apps dependent upon a data connection (e.g. Browser, Email, Market, etc.), a Wi-Fi connection can be used or Mobile data must be manually re-enabled (overage charges may apply).
    1. Tap Bill cycle and data warning.
    2. Tap the Limit mobile data usage switch to turn on or off.
    3. If presented with Data usage limit screen, review the message then tap OK.
    4. Tap Data limit.
    5. Enter the preferred data usage limit then tap SET.
      Note For a Prepaid device:
      1. Tap Limit mobile data usage to enable or disable.
      2. If presented, review the message then tap OK.
      3. Tap the number to the left of the orange line.
      4. Enter the preferred data usage limit then tap SET.

 

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

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