Did you know that most new smartphones can notify you when a certain amount of data has been used, allowing you to put the brakes on your data usage?
Not only that, but your smartphone can also restrict mobile data usage when a specific predefined data limit has been reached. This will prevent you from going out of bundle, and avoid any surprises on your next bill.
Set a data usage warning
This setting will provide you with a data use warning notification only.
- Navigate to Settings > Connections > Data usage > Mobile data usage.
- On the Mobile data usage page, select the gear icon in the top-right corner. The Billing cycle page will open. On the Billing cycle page, select Data usage warning.
- You will be able to set the data usage warning value. Remember to set the data size measurement as Megabyte (MB) or Gigabyte (GB) by selecting the down arrow next to the value box. Press Set when done.
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