Internet & data: LG Optimus L9

    Learn how to use the internet browser, sync apps, and set the data usage indicator on the LG Optimus L9. Find out more on this page:

     

    Data usage

    Internet browser

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    Data usage

    Data usage indicator

    To turn on, set, or turn off the data usage indicator, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap System settings.
    3. Tap Mobile data.
    4. Choose from the following options:

      • To turn on a data usage limit, follow these steps:
        1. Tap Limit mobile data usage to select the Check box and then tap OK. A new horizontal red bar appears in the graph.
        2. Touch and drag the red bar up or down to the desired data amount. When you reach this data amount, your data connection is automatically disabled.
      • To set the data usage limit, follow these steps:
        1. From the graph, touch and drag the red bar to the desired data usage setting. If you exceed this setting, your data connection is automatically disabled.
      • To turn off a data usage limit, follow these steps:
        1. Tap Limit mobile data usage to clear the Check box.

      • Note: From the graph, touch and drag the orange bar to set a data usage warning. A warning will not automatically disable your data connection. You can also tap the orange bar and then select a very high value to avoid receiving a warning.

         

     

    View data use by app

    To view how much data certain apps are using, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap System settings.
    3. Tap Mobile data.
    4. If desired, tap the Data usage cycle field or the Vertical bars located on the graph to adjust which time period you want to examine.
    5. Swipe up and view the data used by applications (largest to smallest) for the time period.

     

     

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    Internet browser

    Browser cache

    To clear the mobile browser cache, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Browser.
    3. Tap the Menu key.
    4. Tap Settings.
    5. Tap Privacy & Security.
    6. Tap Clear Cache.
    7. Tap Yes.

     

     

    Browser cookies

    To clear the mobile browser cookies, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Browser.
    3. Tap the Menu key.
    4. Tap Settings.
    5. Tap Privacy & Security.
    6. Tap Clear all cookie data.
    7. Tap OK.

     

     

    Browser history

    To clear the mobile browser history, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Browser.
    3. Tap the Menu key and then tap Bookmarks.
    4. Tap the History tab.
    5. Tap the Menu key and then tap Clear all history.
    6. Tap Yes.

     

     

    Browser windows open / close

    To open a new browser window or close one, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Browser.
    3. Tap Tabs at top-right.
    4. To close a browser tab, swipe up or down to the desired browser tab and tap the x icon.
    5. To open a new browser tab, tap New tab.

     

     

    Turn on / off JavaScript

    To turn on or turn off JavaScript in the mobile browser, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Browser.
    3. Tap the Menu key.
    4. Tap Settings.
    5. Tap Advanced.
    6. Tap to select or clear the Enable javascript check box.

     

     

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    Sync

    Background data

    To turn on or turn off background data, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap System settings.
    3. Tap Mobile data.
    4. Tap the Menu key.
    5. To turn on, tap Restrict background data to clear the Check box.
    6. To turn off, tap Restrict background data to select the Check box.

     

     

    Sync apps & accounts

    To add or edit apps and accounts to sync, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap System settings.
    3. Tap Accounts & sync.
    4. Choose from the following options:

      • If you want to add all of your account to sync, tap Auto-sync data to select the Check box.
      • If you want to adjust settings for individual accounts:
        1. Under Accounts, tap the desired account type (for example, Google).
        2. Tap to adjust any available settings.
        3. At the top of the screen, tap your email address or user name.
        4. Tap any available settings.
        5. To manually sync data for the account, tap the Menu key and then tap Sync now.

     

     

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