How to Reset Cell Usage Statistics in iOS 7 on the iPhone 5

Your iPhone 5 keeps a tally of the minutes, data and roaming that you have used for a current period. This is one of the best ways to keep track of your usage if your cellular provider does not provide you with this information, or if you think that their statistics are incorrect. However, this will not automatically reset at the end of a billing cycle, so you need to learn how to reset the information yourself.

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Reset the Usage Statistics that Your iPhone 5 Stores in iOS 7

Note that this is not going to reset the lifetime usage statistics that your phone stores. It is only going to reset the counters that it keeps for the “Current Period” statistics. So you can continue reading below to learn how to reset your cell usage statistics for the current period in iOS 7.

 

Step 1: Touch the Settings icon.

open the settings menu

 

 

Step 2: Select the Cellular option at the top of the screen.

touch the cellular button

 

 

Step 3: Scroll to the bottom of the screen, then touch the Reset Statistics button.

touch the reset statistics button

 

 

Step 4: Touch the red Reset Statistics button at the bottom of the screen.

touch the red reset statistics button

 

 

Again, note that the values for Lifetime Statistics will not be reset by touching this button.

 

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