Data usage: LG Optimus L9

Learn how to manage data usage on the LG Optimus L9.

 

 

 

 

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.