Data usage: Samsung Galaxy S II

Learn how to manage data usage on the Samsung Galaxy S II.

 

 

 

 

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 Settings.
  3. Tap Data Usage.
  4. If desired, tap Data usage cycle to change the cycle the graph will display usage.
  5. 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.
      2. Tap OK.
    • To change the data usage limit, follow these steps:
      1. From the graph, touch and drag the vertical white bars to set a beginning and end time period for which to check your data usage.

Note: Below the graph, the dates selected will change when the bars are adjusted.

      1. Below the graph, view the about used data usage value.
      2. Swipe up to view a list of all of your phone’s application data usage from largest usage at top to smallest usage at bottom for the time period.

 

 

View data use by app

 

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, press Menu.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Application manager.
  4. Tap All.
  5. Tap on desired application.
  6. Data usage will be available under Storage.