Samsung Galaxy J7 V / J7 (2nd Gen.) - View / Restrict Data Usage by App

Caution Some apps depend on 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:Settings Settings icon > Connections > Data usage.
  2. From the Wi-Fi section, tap Wi-Fi data usage.
  3. Select an app (below the usage graph) then view the usage.
    Note To restrict the app from using data in the background, tap the Allow background data usage switch to turn off Off switch icon.


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