November 4th, 2011, 01:36 AM
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Originally Posted by Jedd58
i have just upgraded to an HTC wildfire on orange and I was alerted to the background data usage by the battery going at a tremendous rate. Sadly the only answer is to disable the intenet in settings and only turn it on when you use it.
If anybody knows how to disable these automatic updates without going through that process everytime I would love to hear.
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All you should need to do is go "menu=>settings=>accounts & sync" and the first option should be "Background data"... de-select this and you should be ok!
Hope that's of some help to you!
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Last edited by D-U-R-X; November 4th, 2011 at 01:38 AM.
Reason: clarity of post