View / Restrict Data Usage by App - LG G Pad™ X8.3

Caution 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. From a Home screen, tap Apps Apps icon (at the bottom).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings Settings icon.
  3. Tap Data Usage.
  4. Tap an app (below the usage graph) then view usage.
    Note To restrict the app from using data in the background, tap Restrict background data to enable.
    Note Enabled when a checkmark is present.
  5. If presented with a 'Restrict background data' message, after reviewing the message tap OK.


Note Click here for info on setting data limits / warnings and changing the usage cycle on your device.