Internet & data: Nokia Lumia 925

Learn how to use the internet browser, sync apps, and set the data usage indicator on the Nokia Lumia 925. Find out more on this page:

 

Data usage

Internet browser

Sync

 

 

Data usage

Data usage indicator

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Tap Data Sense.
  3. If necessary, tap yes to set up the application.
  4. The set up prompt will only appear the first time you access Data Sense.
  5. Tap the Limit type field.
  6. Choose one of the following:
    • Turn on the general indicator
      • Tap None specified.
    • Turn on a specific indicator
      1. Select one of the following:
        • One time
        • Monthly
      2. Enter values for the available fields.
    • Turn off the indicator
      • Tap Unlimited.
  7. When finished, tap the Check mark icon.

 

 

View data use by app

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Tap Data sense.
  3. Touch the screen and slide left to view the 'usage' screen.
  4. View the list of applications sorted from largest to smallest amount of data usage.

 

 

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Internet browser

Browser cache

To clear the mobile browser cache, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Internet Explorer tile.
  2. Tap the More icon.
  3. Scroll down to and tap settings.
  4. Tap delete history.
  5. Tap delete to confirm.

 

 

Browser cookies

To clear the mobile browser cookies, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Internet Explorer tile.
  2. Tap the More icon.
  3. Scroll down to and tap settings.
  4. Tap delete history.
  5. Tap delete to confirm.

 

 

Browser history

To clear the mobile browser history, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Internet Explorer tile.
  2. Tap the More icon.
  3. Scroll down to and tap settings.
  4. Tap delete history.
  5. Tap delete to confirm.

 

 

Browser windows open/close

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

 

  1. From any browser window, tap the More icon.
  2. Tap tabs.
  3. Perform one of the following actions:
    • To open a new browser window, tap the Add icon at the bottom of the screen.
    • To close a browser window, tap the Close icon in the upper-right corner of the thumbnail.

 

 

Turn on/off JavaScript

JavaScript is on by default. We're sorry, but turning off JavaScript is not available on this device.

 

 

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Sync

Background data

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Touch the screen and slide left to view the 'applications' screen.
  4. Tap background tasks.
  5. Select the application you want to edit.
  6. Choose one of the following options:
    • Turn off background data
      • Tap block to turn off.
    • Turn on background data
      1. Select the Turn background tasks back on for this app the next time I open it check box.
      2. Launch the application to turn on background data.

 

 

Sync apps & accounts

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and tap backup.
  4. Select the following sync categories to edit or turn on as necessary:
    • app list+settings
    • text messages
    • photos

 

 

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