Backup & restore: LG Optimus F6

    Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the [Device Name].

     

     

     

     

    Back up data

     

    Back up apps

    To back up your apps, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap LG Backup.
    3. If accessing this application for the first time, review the introduction.
    4. Review the End User License Agreement information, and then tap Agree.
    5. Tap Manual backup.
    6. Select the backup location, and then tap Next.
    7. Tap New backup.
      Note: If you want to replace an existing backup file, tap Overwrite instead.
    8. Enter a name for the backup file, and then tap Next.
    9. Select the check boxes for the following options:
      • LG Apps
      • Downloaded apps
    10. Tap Backup.
    11. Tap OK.

     

     

    Back up contacts

    To back up your contacts, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap LG Backup.
    3. If accessing this application for the first time, review the introduction.
    4. Review the End User License Agreement information, and then tap Agree.
    5. Tap Manual backup.
    6. Select the backup location, and then tap Next.
    7. Tap New backup.
      Note: If you want to replace an existing backup file, tap Overwrite instead.
    8. Enter a name for the backup file, and then tap Next.
    9. Select the Personal data check box.
    10. Tap Backup.
    11. Tap OK.

     

     

    Back up media & pictures

    To back up your media and pictures, follow these steps:

     

    1. Connect the device to a computer using the USB cable.
    2. When prompted, tap Media sync (MTP).
    3. On your PC computer, an 'AutoPlay' window will appear. Click Open device to view files using Windows Explorer.
    4. Navigate to the desired media and picture files stored on your phone.
    5. Drag and drop the music files from your phone to a folder on your computer.
    6. When you are done copying, click the Safely Remove Hardware icon in the system tray.
    7. Click Safely Remove Mass Storage Device.
    8. Click OK.
    9. Disconnect the device from the computer.

     

     

    Restore data

     

    Restore apps

    To restore backed up apps, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Backup.
    3. Tap Restore.
    4. Select a backup file from the list.
    5. Tap Restore.
    6. Review the warning information, and then tap Yes to confirm. The device will restart.

     

     

    Restore contacts

    To restore backed up contacts, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Backup.
    3. Tap Restore.
    4. Select a backup file from the list.
    5. Tap Restore.
    6. Review the warning information, and then tap Yes to confirm. The device will restart.

     

     

    Restore media & pictures

    To restore backed up media and pictures, follow these steps:

     

    1. Connect the device to a computer using the USB cable.
    2. When prompted, tap Media sync (MTP).
    3. On your PC computer, an 'AutoPlay' window will appear. Click Open device to view files using Windows Explorer.
    4. Navigate to the files backed up on your computer.
    5. Drag and drop the backed up files from your computer to the desired folder on your phone.
    6. When you are done copying, click the Safely Remove Hardware icon in the system tray.
    7. Click Safely Remove Mass Storage Device.
    8. Click OK.
    9. Disconnect the device from the computer.