Samsung Galaxy J3 Eclipse / Galaxy J3 Mission - Restrict Data Usage by App

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, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connections > Data usage.
  3. Tap Mobile data usage.
  4. Tap an app.
  5. Tap Allow background data usage to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.
    Note Allows the app to use mobile data in background.
    Note If presented, review the message then tap OK.
  6. Tap Allow app while Data saver on to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.
    Note Allows the app to use mobile data without restrictions while Data saver is turned on.
    Note If presented, review the message then tap OK.

 

Note Click here for info on setting data limits and warnings, changing the usage cycle on your device and viewing data usage by app.

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