Automatically Track Data Usage in Windows 10
Most smartphones and tablets have had this feature, but it deserves mentioning it here that PC and laptop users with Windows 10 can easily check their data usage any time – and even get the down and dirty details of what is using up the data. Now most of us with laptops and PCs use broadband connections (Cable, FiOS, DSL, Satellite) which are, for the most part, (in the USA) come with unlimited data. However some of you use 4G or 3G wireless connections with you laptop or desktop – at least some of the time, and most of these are not unlimited. And some of you just might find it interesting to know how much data you’re using.
So if you’re using Windows 10, this what you do.
Start —> Settings —>Network & Internet —->Data Usage
If you do all that, you see this:
I’ve highlighted my data usage in green. All of my data usage was via my Wi-Fi connection. I don’t like wires!
If I click on Usage detail, I see this:
So now you know how to check you data usage on Windows 10 no mater what kind of device you are using.