It sounds like you’re referring to the browsing data usage. Yes, it consumes data as long as you’re connected to the internet. You may refer to your Internet Service Provider.

Resolution for 'consumes data issue: 'does quickbooks online use up my internet data?' available: Yes.

The consumes data issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the consumes data issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex consumes data issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other consumes data support options.

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