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Discussion in 'Android Help' started by Android Question, Feb 13, 2016.

  1. Android Question

    Thread Starter

    I have a Samsung s5. A few days ago my data usage went crazy. I wasn't doing anything new or different just started racking up usage. I turned off my data to stop from incurring massive charges. I wanted to download pictures from my text messages so when I was at home in wifi I still couldn't. After much frustration I turned on data and the picture downloaded. Any ideas about what I should be looking for in my settings or should I just go to my nearest att location and get HELP???
     



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  2. olbriar

    olbriar  
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    You might want to consider something new you've added to your app library. For your data usage to suddenly change it sounds like something new to the mix. I hope this helps.
     
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  3. electricpete

    electricpete Android Expert

    Go to settings // data usage to get a clue about what is using your data.
     
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