Samsung Galaxy Note® 4 - View / 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, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From the Wireless and networks section, tap Data usage.
  3. Tap an app (below the usage graph; may require scrolling) then view the usage.
    Note To restrict the app from using data in the background, tap (check) Restrict background data.


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