View / Restrict Data Usage by App - Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 (10.1)

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 icon Apps icon > Settings.
  2. From the Wireless and Networks section, tap Data usage.
  3. Tap an app (below the usage graph) then view the usage.
    Note To restrict the app from using data in the background, tap (check) Restrict background data to enable.
  4. If presented with 'Restrict background data' screen, review the message then tap OK.


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