How to Add Data On / Off Toggle to Windows Phone Action Center


The latest Windows Phone version Windows Phone 8.10.14219.341 was released by Microsoft few days back and it brings few improvements to your Windows phone running smartphone. Although currently the latest update is available as developer preview, however the update should hit your smartphone soon.


However, the best thing about this latest Windows Phone update is that now you can add data on / off toggle to your Windows Phone’s action center. Adding this to action center allows you to easily turn on or off data according to your need. All you have to do is just pull down the notification center  and tap on data toggle to turn it off or turn it on. However, before you make use of this feature, you have to add data toggle to your action center. Follow this guide to know how to add data toggle to Windows Phone action center.

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How to Add Data On / Off Toggle to Windows Phone Action Center

Step 1: Unlock your Windows Phone device.

Step 2: Tap on Settings.

Step 3: Tap on Notification + Actions.

Step 4: Now under “Choose your quick action” you should see 4 options already selected for quick action. Tap on any of the icon like Flight mode.

Step 5: Select “Mobile Data” from the given list.

Step 6: Now you can see Data toggle being replaced by Flight mode icon (or anything that you had selected earlier).

Step 7:  Once done. Just go back to your main menu.

Now pull down your notification center and there you have your Mobile Data toggle in Action Center. You can tap on it to enable and disable data of your Windows Phone smartphone. This saves you from the hassle of going trough settings just to disable or enable your network data.


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