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Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) Device maintenance Create a backup of your data

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 1
  • These instructions show you how to save your personal data like photos, music and files to your Google account. This enables you to restore your data after switching phones or resetting your device to factory settings.
  • To retrieve your data and settings, simply login to your Google account on your new or reset device and your data and settings will be automatically restored.
  • Make sure you have a Google account, and then choose Next to begin the backup.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Apps.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 3
  • Choose Settings.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 4
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup and reset.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 5
  • Under Google account, choose Back up my data.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 6
  • Enable Back up my data.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 7
  • Choose the back symbol.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 8
  • Choose Backup account.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 9
  • Choose the account you want to use to backup your data.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 10
  • If Automatic restore is disabled, enable Automatic restore.
  • If Automatic restore is enabled, go to the next step.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 11
  • A backup of your personal data will now automatically be stored in your Google account.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (G935) - Device maintenance - Create a backup of your data - Step 12
  • You can now perform a factory reset without the risk of losing your personal data.
  • Go to Reset device to factory settings for instructions on how to perform a factory reset.
  • After a factory reset your personal data will automatically be restored on your Galaxy S7 edge.
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