Nokia Lumia 710 - How can I reduce a data usage on my Lumia phone?

The available Lumia features may vary, depending on, for example, your language, region, service provider, or phone model.

1. Turn off mobile data:

  • Settings > system > mobile+SIM (cellular+SIM), and switch Data roaming options to Don’t roam.
  • Settings > system > mobile+SIM (cellular+SIM), and switch Data connection to Off.
  • Settings > system > data sense and tap set limit or switch Restrict background data usage and/or Restrict background data usage when roaming to Off.

2. Turn off location services

  • Settings > system > location and switch Location services to Off.
  • Settings > system > find my phone and uncheck options.
  • Settings > application > maps and switch Synchronize my places to Off.

3. Turn off backup

  • Settings > backup > apps+settings and switch Settings backup to Off.
  • Settings > backup > text messages and switch Text message backup to Off.
  • Settings > backup > photos+videos and select Don't upload or needs WiFi according to individual needs.

4. Stop your phone connecting to games: Start Games app, then tap ... > Settings, and switch all relevant settings off.

5. Stop your phone connecting to your music collection in the cloud: Start Music app, then tap ... > Settings, and switch settings to off.

6. Change your mail settings to retrieve mail items less frequently: Start the mail account you want to modify, tap ... > Settings > sync settings and change the setting for Download new content or set it to manual control.