How to Set Apps to Auto-Update Only over WiFi

Objective

  • Make apps only auto-update over WiFi

Environment

Procedure

New Google Play Store Layout
  1. Open the Google Play Store app
  2. Tap on the circle in the upper right with your picture or a letter in it
  3. Tap Settings
  4. Tap Network preferences
  5. Tap Auto-update apps
  6. Select Over Wi-Fi only (if not already selected)
Old Google Play Store Layout
  1. Open the Google Play Store app
  2. Tap the circle in the upper right corner with your Google account photo or a letter in it
    • If you don't have a circle in the upper right, tap the three horizontal lines in the upper left
  3. Tap Settings
  4. Tap Auto-update apps
  5. Select Auto-update apps over WiFi only 

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