Windows 8.1 - Disable the use of SkyDrive over metered connections
To disable the use of SkyDrive (upload, download, sync) over metered connections and thus avoid extra costs, follow the below procedure:
- Open the Charms bar (Windows key + C) > Settings.
- Click on Change PC Settings > SkyDrive.
- Go to the "Metered connections" section and turn off the options you don't want to use: