Data usage: LG Optimus F3

Learn how to manage data usage on the LG Optimus F3.

 

 

 

 

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. Scroll to 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS'.
  4. Tap Mobile data.
  5. Choose from the following options:
    • Turn on a data usage limit
      1. Select the Limit mobile data usage check box. A new horizontal red bar appears in the graph.
      2. Touch the red bar and slide up or down to the desired data amount. When you reach this data amount, your data connection will be automatically disabled.
    • Set the data usage limit
      • Touch the red bar and slide up or down to the desired data amount. When you reach this data amount, your data connection will be automatically disabled.
    • Turn off a data usage limit
      • Clear the Limit mobile data usage check box. The red bar will disappear from the graph.
    • Set the usage warning
      • Touch the orange bar and slide up or down to set the data usage warning.
        Note: This will not automatically disable your data connection; 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 necessary, touch the blue bars on the graph and slide left or right to edit the time period included.
  5. Scroll down to view a list of applications sorted from most data used to least data used.
  6. Select an application to view more details.