moto g6 - Restrict Data Usage by App

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, swipe up to display all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Network & Internet Network and internet icon.
  3. Tap Data usage.
  4. Tap App data usage.
  5. Select an app (below the usage graph).
  6. Tap Background data to turn off Off switch icon.


Note Click here for info on setting data limits and warnings, changing the usage cycle on your device and viewing data usage by app.