Managing data usage

LG G5 on Android 8.0.0

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You can view how much cellular data each of your apps has used and temporarily prevent them from accessing cellular data as needed.

  1. Step 1/11

    From the Home screen, tap Settings.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  2. Step 2/11

    Tap Mobile data.

    Note: From this screen, you can limit your data usage and set up alerts for when you're reaching your data usage limits for the current month.

    The indicator is towards the left.
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    Tap or slide the Limit mobile data usage switch to ON.

    The indicator is in the top right.
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    Tap OK.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  5. Step 5/11

    Drag the warning bar to your prefered data usage warning.

    Note: You can also turn off mobile data when you're in areas where you don't want to use any data.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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    Drag the limit bar to your prefered data usage limit.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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    Tap the Usage Cycle dropdown.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Tap Change cycle.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Select a new usage cycle reset date.

    Note: We recommend you match this date to the date your carrier starts to more accurately manage your data.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Tap SET.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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