Back Up & Restore App Data:

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

Back Up & Restore Contacts:

  1. Launch “Contacts
  2. Go to “Accounts
  3. Select an account type
  4. Select the account you want to use for the backup
  5. Ensure “Contacts” is checked then tap “Menu” > “Sync Now

NOTE: You can restore contacts by syncing them with the phone the next time you log in with the backup account

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. Launch the File Explorer on the computer
  4. Locate the media files on the phone
  5. Copy the desired files and transfer them in the desired backup location on the PC
  6. Once done, eject the phone storage and safely disconnect the device from the USB port

Restore Media Files:

  1. Connect the Android device to the computer via USB
  2. Enable “File Transfer” / “Media device” when prompted or from the Notification area
  3. Launch the File Explorer on the computer
  4. Locate the media file backups on the PC storage
  5. Copy and paste the files to the phone storage in the folders from where they originate or the “Media” directory
  6. Once done you can safely disconnect the phone from the USB port



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