Backup & restore: LG G2

Learn how to back up apps, contacts, photos, and data on the LG G2. Find out more on this page:

 

Back up data

Restore data

 

 

Back up data

Back up apps

To back up your apps, follow these steps:

 

    • Note: If a Master Reset is performed, the backup file will be erased.
  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap LGBackup.
  3. Tap Backup.
  4. Select the check boxes for the following options:
    • LG Apps
    • Downloaded apps
  5. Deselect the check boxes for the non-app items.
  6. Tap Next.
  7. Choose Backup location:
    • Internal storage
    • Use the lock when creating backup file
  8. Tap Start.
  9. Tap Done.

 

Back up contacts, calendar, and messages

To back up your contacts, calendar, and messages, follow these steps:

 

    • Note: If a Master Reset is performed, the backup file will be erased.
  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap LG Backup.
  3. Tap Backup.
  4. Select the Personal data check box to back up contacts, calendar, and messages saved to phone account.
  5. Deselect the check for the non-app items.
  6. Tap Next.
  7. Choose Backup location:
    • Internal storage
    • Use the lock when creating backup file
  8. Tap Start.
  9. Tap Done.

 

 

Back up media data

To back up your media data, follow these steps:

 

    • Note: If a Master Reset is performed, the backup file will be erased.
  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap LG Backup.
  3. Tap Backup.
  4. Select the Media data check box to back up your documents, music, photos, and videos.
  5. Deselect the check for the non-app items.
  6. Tap Next.
  7. Choose Backup location:
    • Internal storage
    • Use the lock when creating backup file
  8. Tap Start.
  9. Tap Done.

 

 

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Restore data

Restore apps

To restore backed up apps, follow these steps:

 

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

 

 

Restore contacts, calendar, and messages

To restore backed up contacts, calendar, and messages, follow these steps:

 

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

 

 

Restore media data

To restore backed up media data, follow these steps:

 

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

 

 

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