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How to Set a Data Usage Limit on your Windows 10 Mobile Phone

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Windows 10 Mobile can help you stay under your data plan limit and look for ways to help you reduce your data usage. After you set a data limit, itíll let you know when youíre getting near or reached your set limit.

This tutorial will show you how to set a data usage limit on your Windows 10 Mobile phone.


CONTENTS:
  • Option One: To Set a Data Usage Limit on your Windows 10 Mobile Phone
  • Option Two: To Edit Data Usage Limit on your Windows 10 Mobile Phone
  • Option Three: To Remove Data Usage Limit on your Windows 10 Mobile Phone


EXAMPLE: "You've reached your data limit" notification
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Data Usage Limit - Set on Windows 10 Mobile Phone OPTION ONE Data Usage Limit - Set on Windows 10 Mobile Phone
To Set a Data Usage Limit on your Windows 10 Mobile Phone

1. Open Settings on the Windows 10 Mobile phone, and tap on Network & wireless. (see screenshot below)

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2. Tap on Data usage. (see screenshot below)

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3. Tap on the Set limit button under Data usage limit. (see screenshot below)

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4. Select a Monthly, One time, or Unlimited limit type you want to use for your data plan, and tap on Save. (see screenshot below)

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5. Select and enter the data limit information you want to use for your data plan, and tap on Save. (see screenshots below)

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6. Select to Allow or Don't allow to use cellular data if there's no Internet access over Wi-Fi. (see screenshot below)

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7. If you like, tap on the Start button at the bottom of your phone to go back to your Start screen. (see screenshot below)

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Data Usage Limit - Set on Windows 10 Mobile Phone OPTION TWO Data Usage Limit - Set on Windows 10 Mobile Phone
To Edit Data Usage Limit on your Windows 10 Mobile Phone

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This option is only available if you set a data usage limit in Option One.


1. Open Settings on the Windows 10 Mobile phone, and tap on Network & wireless. (see screenshot below)

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2. Tap on Data usage. (see screenshot below)

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3. Tap on Edit. (see screenshot below)

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4. Tap on the Edit button under Data plan. (see screenshot below)

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5. Select and enter the data limit information you want to use for your data plan, and tap on Save. (see screenshots below)

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6. Select to Allow or Don't allow to use cellular data if there's no Internet access over Wi-Fi. (see screenshot below)

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7. If you like, tap on the Start button at the bottom of your phone to go back to your Start screen. (see screenshot below)

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Data Usage Limit - Set on Windows 10 Mobile Phone OPTION THREE Data Usage Limit - Set on Windows 10 Mobile Phone
To Remove Data Usage Limit on your Windows 10 Mobile Phone

1. Open Settings on the Windows 10 Mobile phone, and tap on Network & wireless. (see screenshot below)

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2. Tap on Data usage. (see screenshot below)

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3. Tap on Edit. (see screenshot below)

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4. Tap on the Remove button under Data plan. (see screenshot below)

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5. Tap on Remove to confirm. (see screenshot below)

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6. If you like, tap on the Start button at the bottom of your phone to go back to your Start screen. (see screenshot below)

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That's it,
Shawn