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How to Disable Cellular Data for Specific Apps Only [Video]

How to Disable Cellular Data for Specific Apps Only [Video]

Posted February 6, 2015 at 3:32pm by iClarified · 21237 views
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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Jamie
Jamie - February 7, 2015 at 1:24pm
If only I could do this with wifi. Tell certain applications to use a cellular connection
Ulis6
Ulis6 - February 8, 2015 at 7:22pm
They could also explain how to disable Cellular Services on PodCasts...please. I´ve tried to many times an it doesn´t work.
Darryn
Darryn - February 7, 2015 at 10:24am
This kind of video should have been done a very long time ago. This isn't new... No offence I still love iClarified :) just giving feedback.
EverythingSaysItToYou
EverythingSaysItToYou - February 7, 2015 at 2:39am
I already knew how to do this and I'm sure more people did, are iPhone users really this stupid?
musawer
musawer - February 6, 2015 at 3:37pm
Just a basic thing you shared, how to block system services data???
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