Internet & data: T-Mobile G2

Learn how to use the internet browser, sync apps, and set the data usage indicator on the T-Mobile G2. 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:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

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 Settings.
  3. Tap Storage.
  4. Tap Apps.

 

 

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Internet browser

Browser cache

To clear the mobile browser cache, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Application Tray button.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Settings.
  6. Scroll to and tap Clear cache.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

Browser cookies

To clear the mobile browser cookies, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Application Tray button.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Settings.
  6. Scroll to and tap Clear all cookie data.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

Browser history

To clear the mobile browser history, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Application Tray button.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Bookmarks icon.
  4. Tap History.

 

 

Browser windows open / close

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

 

  1. From any Web page, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap New window.

 

 

Turn on / off JavaScript

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Application Tray button.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Settings.
  6. Scroll to and tap Enable JavaScript to turn on (enable) or turn off (disable) JavaScript.

 

 

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Sync

Background data

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts & sync.
  4. Tap Background data to turn on or turn off background data synchronization.
  5. If prompted, tap OK.

 

 

Sync apps & accounts

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts & sync.
  4. Tap to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the following options:
    • Background data
    • Auto-sync

 

 

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