Back Up & Restore App Data:

  1. Launch “Settings
  2. Scroll to “Personal
  3. Tap “Backup & Reset” and enable “Back up my data” to back up app data, settings, and passwords to your backup account
  4. Enable “Automatic Restore” to allow app data, settings, and passwords to be restored automatically the next time you sign in with the backup account or when reinstalling apps

Back Up & Restore Contacts:

  1. Launch “Contacts
  2. Access “Accounts
  3. Select an account type and the account you want to use for the backup
  4. Make sure “Contacts” is checked
  5. Tap “Menu” > “Sync Now

NOTE: You can restore contacts the next time you sign in with your backup account or by manually syncing them with your device.

Back Up Media Files on a PC:

  1. Connect the Android device to the computer via USB
  2. Enable “File Transfer” / “Media device” when prompted or from the Notification area
  3. Open the File Explorer on the computer
  4. Locate the media files on the phone
  5. Copy and transfer the files to the desired backup location on the PC
  6. Once done, eject the phone storage via system tray and safely disconnect the device from the USB port

Restore Media Files:

  1. Connect the Android device to the PC via USB
  2. Enable “File Transfer” / “Media device” when prompted or from the Notification area
  3. Open the File Explorer on the computer
  4. Locate the media file backups on the PC
  5. Copy and transfer the files to the phone storage, preferably in the “Media” directory
  6. Once the transfer is done, eject the phone storage via system tray and safely disconnect the phone from the USB cord



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