Data usage: Samsung Galaxy S III

Use these steps to support data usage on the Samsung Galaxy S III.

 

 

 

Data usage indicator

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Data usage.
  4. Choose from the following options:
    • To turn on a data usage limit:
      1. Tap Set mobile data limit 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 change the data usage limit: 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: Tap Set mobile data limit to clear the check box. 
        • To set a data usage warning, touch and drag the orange bar. A warning will not automatically disable your data connection. You will recieve a notification in the Status bar.

       

      View data usage by app

      1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
      2. Tap Settings.
      3. Tap Data usage.
      4. If necessary, tap the Data usage cycle field to select the time period to be studied for the data usage.
      5. If necessary, from the graph, touch and drag the White bars to adjust the time period to be studied for the data usage. Below the graph, the dates to be studied will be displayed.
      6. Swipe up and view the data usage for applications (largest to smallest).