What's Smart Forecast? How can it help me?
Smart Forecast in DataMan predicts if you'll stay within your data cap. It's intelligent algorithm uses multiple inputs including your current usage and the remaining days in your bill cycle to compute real-time usage forecasts. This helps you plan ahead and take precautions.
For example, you've used 95% of your cap. If there's only one day left in your cycle, the forecast is SAFE. This means you've enough to last till the end of your cycle. But if there're 29 days left, the forecast is DANGER and you should slow down your usage now to prevent overage at the end.
What's Smarter Forecast (or Smart Forecast 2)?
Smart Forecast gets even smarter in DataMan Pro. Because it learns your usage trends and can intelligently suggest how much you can use each day without busting your data cap. DataMan Pro lets you fully maximize your plan to achieve zero overage and wastage.
How do I use DataMan Complication for Apple Watch?
DataMan Complication shows your Smart Forecast icon. So a tick icon means SAFE and you're not at risk of overage. Now you can just raise your wrist and know if you're safe from busting your data cap.
How do I use the Stopwatch widget?
The Stopwatch widget helps you track any activity and see usage for a specific period of time. Tap the green button to start tracking. Tap again to stop. Tap the text to show more details.
What're the differences between DataMan Pro and DataMan Next?
You can compare these 2 powerful apps on our DataMan page. Learn more
Does DataMan use VPN? Is it secure? Is it private?
DataMan does not use VPN. DataMan computes the statistics locally on your device. It doesn't reroute any data through proxy/VPN or change your configuration profile. And it doesn't monetize your info. So DataMan is secure and private.
Does DataMan drain my battery?
No. DataMan is designed to work with iOS to be extremely power efficient.
What're the touch gestures in DataMan?
On the main screen, swipe up to see more statistics. Swipe left to access Settings. For DataMan Pro, tap to see extended forecasts. Shake to return to main screen. Swipe left/right to switch days on the Day screen.
How do I set up DataMan to support my 30-day (or N-day) plan?
On the main screen, swipe left to access Settings > Data Plan > Plan Type > N Days. DataMan supports all billing periods.
Can I remove DataMan from iOS multitasking screen?
No. You should keep DataMan in the multitasking screen to allow background app refresh. DataMan refreshes your usage statistics in the background. So turn on Background App Refresh for DataMan in iOS Settings > General.
I want to restart (or power off) iPhone/iPad. Will DataMan be affected?
If Background App Refresh for DataMan is turned on, there's nothing for you to do. Otherwise, turn on Background App Refresh for DataMan to ensure your usage is properly recorded.
Does DataMan include Wi-Fi usage in my data allowance?
No, the data cap and alerts are only for cellular usage, not Wi-Fi. DataMan assumes that Wi-Fi is unlimited.
If you like to track your Wi-Fi usage, you can consider WifiMan. Learn more
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Where's the support for Palm applications?
Not to worry. Just email us and we'll be glad to help. It's amazing to see people still using Palm :)