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Google Account Backup Settings

Enable backup of your information to Google servers.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Cloud and accounts cloud and accounts settings icon.
  2. Tap Backup and reset.

    screenshot of backup and reset settings
  3. Configure these options:
  • Back up my data: Enable back up of application data, Wi-Fi passwords, and other settings to Google servers.
  • Backup account: Select a Google Account to be used as your backup account.
  • Automatic restore: Enable automatic restoration of settings from Google servers. When enabled, backed-up settings are restored when you reinstall an application.