Restrict Data Usage by App - Sony Xperia® Z2 Tablet

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 & networks section, tap Data usage.
  3. Tap an app (below the usage graph).
  4. Tap the Restrict background data switch (located on the bottom-right) to turn on.
  5. If presented with Restrict background data screen, review the message then 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.