Moore Solutions

I.T. fixes & Information for just about anything…

April 14th, 2011

When going abroad it’s useful to turn off your smart phones mobile data connection so that you don’t incur a large unexpected phone bill, so here’s a quick guide on how to enable / disable your data settings using Android:

1. Navigate to your “Settings” icon.

2. Select “Wireless & Networks”.

3. Scroll down and select “Mobile networks”.

4. Un-tick to disable or tick to enable “Data enabled” (in some versions its called “Data Traffic”) and “Data roaming”.

5. Navigate back twice to the first settings menu and select “Accounts & sync”.

6. Un-tick to disable or tick to enable “Auto-sync” and “Background data”.