Managing Data Usage

LG Q6 on Android 7.1.1

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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 1/12

    From the Home screen, drag down the Notification panel.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  2. Step 2/12

    Tap the Settings icon.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  3. Step 3/12

    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.
  4. Step 4/12

    Switch Limit mobile data usage to ON.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  5. Step 5/12

    Tap OK.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  6. Step 6/12

    Drag the orange bar to set a mobile data limit.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  7. Step 7/12

    Drag the red bar to set a data usage warning.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  8. Step 8/12

    Tap the Usage cycle dropdown.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  9. Step 9/12

    Tap Change cycle.

    The indicator is in the center.
  10. Step 10/12

    Select your preferred 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 towards the right.
  11. Step 11/12

    Tap SET.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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    Step 12 of 12:

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