How to Disable Cellular Data for Specific Apps Only Published on: 11/2/2015

How to Disable Cellular Data for Specific Apps Only

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These are instructions on how to disable cellular data for specific iOS apps only. You may want to follow these steps if your smartphone plan doesn't include much data or if you're concerned about going over your data for the month.

Step One
Tap to launch Settings from your SpringBoard.
How to Disable Cellular Data for Specific Apps Only [Video]

Step Two
Choose Cellular from the Settings menu.
How to Disable Cellular Data for Specific Apps Only [Video]

Step Three
Scroll down the Cellular menu until you get to a section called, "Use Cellular Data For". Here you will find a list of all the applications installed on your device. Tap the switch next to specific application to turn off its ability to use cellular data. 
How to Disable Cellular Data for Specific Apps Only [Video]How to Disable Cellular Data for Specific Apps Only [Video]

You'll also notice that the amount of data each app has used is listed under the app name. This makes it easy to spot which applications are using an excessive amount of data.


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