Excess data usage on my Galaxy S5

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Excess data usage on my Galaxy S5

Postby martinterry » Fri Oct 17, 2014 11:58 am

In the last couple of days Gospel Library has eaten up 1.3GB of my 2GB monthly allowance. What could have happened and how can I avoid this in the future? I used GL yesterday listening to 1 session of conference but I frequently listen to conference. Could using the text to speech feature on some manuals eat up data? Any hints? Thanks.

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Re: Excess data usage on my Galaxy S5

Postby lmcguire » Sun Oct 26, 2014 6:42 am

I can't make any suggestions other than that you tell your device to only use wifi, not your data plan (at least as a norm, and enable use of the data plan as an exception - manually, when you don't want to wait for wifi).

This option is in Settings > Advanced Options > Allow mobile network use (at least, that's where it is for me.



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Re: Excess data usage on my Galaxy S5

Postby sbradshaw » Mon Nov 03, 2014 11:03 pm

You can download the audio while you are on wifi, so you will have it handy to listen to while you are out and about.
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