Internet & data: T-Mobile Prism II

Learn how to use the internet browser, sync apps, and set the data usage indicator on the T-Mobile Prism II. 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 any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  5. Tap Data usage.
  6. Select the Set mobile data limit check box.
  7. Tap OK.
  8. On the graph, touch the Red bar and slide up or down to set the data usage limit.
  9. On the graph, touch the Orange bar and slide up or down to set the data usage 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. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  5. Tap Data usage.
  6. Scroll down to browse the list of applications sorted by data usage.
  7. Select an application to view data usage details.

 

 

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Internet browser

Browser cache

To clear the mobile browser cache, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the main Home screen, tap the Browser icon.
  2. Tap the Menu key, and then tap Settings.
  3. Tap Privacy & security.
  4. Tap Clear cache.
  5. Tap OK.

 

 

Browser cookies

To clear the mobile browser cookies, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the main Home screen, tap the Browser icon.
  2. Tap the Menu key, and then tap Settings.
  3. Tap Privacy & security.
  4. Tap Clear all cookies.
  5. Tap OK.

 

 

Browser history

To clear the mobile browser history, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the main Home screen, tap the Browser icon.
  2. Tap the Menu key, and then tap Settings.
  3. Tap Privacy & security.
  4. Tap Clear history.
  5. Tap OK.

 

 

Browser windows open/close

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

 

  1. While browsing the web, tap the Menu icon to the right of the Web address bar.
  2. To open a new window, tap the Add icon.
  3. To close an existing window, tap the Exit icon (X) in the upper-right corner of the window thumbnail.

 

 

Turn on/off JavaScript

To turn on or turn off JavaScript in the mobile browser, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the main Home screen, tap the Browser icon.
  2. Tap the Menu key, and then tap Settings.
  3. Tap Advanced.
  4. Select or clear the Enable JavaScript check box.

 

 

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Sync

Background data

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  5. Tap Data usage.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Select or clear the Restrict bkgd. data check box.

 

 

Sync apps & accounts

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  5. Tap Data usage.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Select the Auto-sync data check box.
  8. Review the information screen, and then tap OK.
  9. Tap the Back key, then tap the Back key again to return to the All settings tab.
  10. Perform one of the following actions:
    • Edit an existing account
      1. Scroll to 'ACCOUNTS,' and select an account to edit sync options.
      2. Adjust sync settings as necessary.
    • Add new account
      1. Scroll to 'ACCOUNTS,' and tap Add account to add a new account to the device.
      2. Follow additional prompts to complete setup and adjust sync settings.

 

 

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