View / Restrict Data Usage by App - Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1

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. From a Home screen, tap Apps Applications icon (upper-right).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings.
  3. Tap Data usage.
  4. Select an app (below the usage graph) then view usage.
    Note To restrict the app from using data in the background, tap (check Check On iconRestrict background data to turn on.


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