Restrict Data Usage by App - Verizon Ellipsis® 8

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 > Data usage.
  2. Tap an app (located below the usage graph).
  3. Tap Restrict background data to turn ON.
  4. 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.