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

Caution 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.

Note For more info on data usage and alerts, check out these Data Usage FAQs.

Change Data Usage Cycle
Set Mobile Data Warning
Set Mobile Data Limit
View Data Usage by App
Restrict Data Usage by App

Change Data Usage Cycle

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap Data usage.
  3. Tap Bill cycle and data warning.
  4. Tap Start billing cycle on.
  5. Select the appropriate date then tap SET.
    Note Refer to the My Verizon website for billing cycle date.
  6. For PrePaid device:
    1. From the Data usage cycle field, tap the Dropdown icon Drop dwon icon (located to the right).
    2. Tap Change cycle.
    3. Select the appropriate date then tap SET.
      Note Refer to the My Verizon website for billing cycle date.

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Set Mobile Data Warning

Note A notification message appears upon reaching the specified data usage level indicated by the orange warning line.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap Data usage.
  3. Tap Bill cycle and data warning.
  4. Tap the Set data warning switch to turn on or off.
  5. Tap Data warning.
  6. Enter the preferred warning limit then tap SET.
  7. For Prepaid device:
    1. Tap Alert me about data usage switch to enable or disable.
    2. If presented with Data usage alert message, tap OK.
    3. Tap the number to the left of the black line.
    4. Enter the preferred warning limit then tap SET.

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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 dependant 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. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap Data usage.
  3. Tap Bill cycle and data warning.
  4. Tap the Limit mobile data usage switch to turn on or off.
  5. If presented with Data usage limit screen, review the message then tap OK.
  6. Tap Data limit.
  7. Enter the preferred data usage limit then tap SET.
  8. For 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.

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View Data Usage by App

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap Data usage.
  3. Tap Mobile data usage.
  4. Tap an app (located below the usage graph).
  5. View the usage info.

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