Restrict Data Usage by App - Samsung Galaxy Tab® 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, tap the Apps icon Apps icon (located in the upper-right).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings.
  3. Tap Data usage (Wireless and network section).Tap an app (located below the usage graph).
  4. Tap Restrict background data to enable or disable.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  5. 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.