Restrict Data Usage by App - Samsung Galaxy J7 V / Galaxy J7

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 then tap Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap Connections.
  3. Tap Data usage.
  4. From the Wi-Fi section, tap Wi-Fi data usage.
  5. Tap an app (below the usage graph).
  6. Tap Allow background data usage to turn off Switch off.


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