Restrict Data Usage by App - Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (7.0)

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 the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings.
  3. Tap Data usage.
  4. Tap an app (located below the usage graph).
  5. Tap Restrict background data to enable or disable.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  6. If presented with Restrict background data message, 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.