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Data Usage & Overages
Learn to manage data & avoid overages.

Would you like to learn how to check your data usage and avoid data overage charges?

The latest discussion and support for getting your data usage balance, and understanding the details of your data, talk, and text usage. We can help you make sure you are on the best plan for your online activity – to help you avoid any data overage fees.

Learn how to check your usage online, which online activities might drive up usage, as well as the advantages of Wi-Fi, blocking data on your device, and other steps you can take to avoid data overages.

Latest messages about Data Usage & Overages

International data usage (background apps refreshing)

I thought I had turned my iPad on airplane mode while on the flight from Miami to the Cayman Islands. I only discovered it was not...
by Jkbpatel on Dec 10, 2018 3:43 AM
1 1 Reply 258 Views

Plans and add one

If I switch plans will I lose my data add on
by 3183165814p on Nov 30, 2018 8:17 PM
2 2 Replies 284 Views

Add data for current month

Instead of having data added 1G at a time when I go over, can I add 5 or 10G, just for the current month, before I go over?
by RRdog6096 on Nov 23, 2018 7:58 AM
1 1 Reply 335 Views

block numbrs

I want to be able to block numbers on my account from anyone like using the old smart limits... when it was blocked, it would bloc...
by aliwood8815 on Nov 19, 2018 9:05 AM
1 1 Reply 271 Views

Cannot change account in MyAT&T today widget

There is absolutely no way whatsoever to alter the account that the Today Widget displays for the MyAT&T app. I had an iPad data p...
by daltonator on Sep 18, 2018 9:07 AM
2 2 Replies 173 Views

$2 plan, data add on - need to be added daily?

I have activated my daughters phone with the $2 a day plan for a trip she’s going on. I want her to have data on these days as wel...
by Churley on Sep 4, 2018 7:20 PM
1 1 Reply 705 Views

Sms log

How can I get a copy of each text sent and received on my devices
by ariel0724 on Jul 26, 2018 2:20 AM
1 1 Reply 648 Views

Two Part Data Usage Question

Hey all, first I’m sorry if this is not in the right spot but this is my first time and i am on mobile. So, I have accrued 2 or 3 ...
by quirkycupcake on Jul 22, 2018 9:33 AM
3 3 Replies 702 Views

Can I buy more data?

I have a contract phone. Say I use up my data. Can I buy more? Hotspot data too?
by Ineedtofixthis on Jun 27, 2018 9:20 PM
2 2 Replies 4609 Views

when does data reset? already paid and its still slow

I have a balance of over 50$ in my account and my data plan renews today, but hasn't reset to high speed.......why?
by RGRadBYOP on Jun 6, 2018 9:54 AM
1 1 Reply 1262 Views

Increased data usage on home base.

My data usage has been 80 to 120 GB per month and last month went to 506 GB with no change in our usage. ATT can not tell me what ...
by Watmusk425 on Jun 2, 2018 6:00 PM
11 11 Replies 1940 Views


I wanna know how do I sign up for my account
by mzcent2018 on Jun 2, 2018 8:47 AM
2 2 Replies 574 Views

DirectTV Now and Roku

DirectTV Now isn't supposed to count towards my data caps. But my question is if I hotspot to my Roku to watch Direct TV Now will ...
by mikemaxwell405 on May 20, 2018 10:56 AM
4 4 Replies 935 Views

Galaxy Note 5

I have reset my galaxy note 5 and I am unable to turn data on 
by Ashleya19832001 on May 17, 2018 7:09 PM
3 3 Replies 784 Views

Data usage

In the last six weeks our data usage has spiked and are close to our data cap. We have had att for 20 years and have never come cl...
by Rdvorchak on May 13, 2018 5:43 PM
24 24 Replies 2599 Views
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