moto e4 - Manage Data Usage

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

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.

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

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Data usage.

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

Set Mobile Data Limit

Caution Mobile data (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, Market, etc.), a Wi-Fi connection can be used or Mobile data must be manually re-enabled (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. Enter the preferred data limit (e.g., 2.0GB) then tap Set.

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Set Mobile 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. Enter the preferred data amount (e.g., 2.0 GB) then tap Set.

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Change Data Usage Cycle

  1. Tap Billing cycle.
  2. From the "Usage cycle reset date" prompt, select the cycle date then tap Set.
    Note Refer to the My Verizon website for billing cycle date.

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View Data Usage by App

  1. Tap Mobile data usage.
  2. Tan app (below the usage graph).
  3. View the usage info.

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Restrict Data Usage by App

Note Some apps depend upon background data (transferring data when not directly in use). Restricting background data may cause those apps to stop functioning unless a Wi-Fi connection is available.

  1. Tap Mobile data usage.
  2. Tap an app (below the usage graph).
  3. Tap Background data to turn off Switch off.
  4. If presented with "Restrict background data?" screen, review the message then tap OK.

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