Backup & restore: LG Leon

Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the LG Leon.

 

 

 

Back up apps

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll to PERSONAL and then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Select the Back up my data check box.

 

Back up contacts

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll to PERSONAL and then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap LG Backup service.
  6. Tap Back up and restore > Backup.
  7. If prompted, sign into your LG Account to continue backup.
  8. Select Personal data.
  9. Deselect the other options.
  10. Expand the Personal data folder and ensure Contacts is selected.
  11. Tap Next.
  12. Tap Start to begin the backup. This may take several minutes.
  13. After the backup completes, tap Done.

 

Back up contacts to SD card

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll to PERSONAL and then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap LG Backup service > Backup.
  6. Select SD Card and then tap Next.
  7. Select the items to backup and then tap Start to begin the backup. This may take several minutes.
  8. After the backup completes, tap Done.

 

Back up media & pictures

 

From phone

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view
  4. Scroll to PERSONAL and then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap LG Backup service.
  6. Select backup location:
    • Internal storage

    • SD card

    • Cloud

  7. Tap Next.
  8. Select Media data. Deselect the non-media options.
  9. Expand the Media data folder and make desired selections and then tap Next.
  10. Tap Start to begin the backup. This may take several minutes.
  11. When back up completes, tap Done.

 

From computer - PC

  1. Connect your phone to a PC using the MicroUSB cable attached to your LG charger.
  2. If prompted, select Media sync (MTP).
  3. On the PC, open My computer.
  4. Right-click the backup file (ending with .sbf) and select Copy.
  5. Right-click location to save backup file to on computer.
  6. Paste the backup file to the PC.

 

Restore apps

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll to PERSONAL and then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Under LG BACKUP, tap Restore from backup.
  6. Locate and tap the contacts backup.
  7. Tap Start to begin the restore. This may take several minutes.
  8. After the restore completes, tap Done.
  9. The phone reboots to complete the restore.

 

Restore contacts

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll to PERSONAL and then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap LG Backup service,
  6. Tap File restore & management.
  7. Locate and tap the contacts to backup.
  8. Tap Next to begin the restore. This may take several minutes.
  9. After the restore completes, tap Done.
  10. The phone reboots to complete the restore.

 

Restore SD card contacts

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll to PERSONAL and then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap LG Backup service.
  6. Tap Back up & restore.
  7. Tap File restore & management.
  8. Locate and tap the SD card backup.
  9. Tap Start to begin the restore. This may take several minutes.
  10. After the restore completes, tap Done.
  11. The phone restarts to complete the restore.

 

Restore media & pictures

 

From phone

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll to PERSONAL and then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Under LG BACKUP, tap Restore from backup.
  6. Locate and tap the media backup and then tap Next.
  7. Tap Start to begin the restore. This may take several minutes.
  8. After the restore completes, tap Done.
  9. The phone reboots to complete the restore.

 

From computer - PC

  1. Connect your phone to a PC using the MicroUSB cable attached to your LG charger.
  2. If prompted, select Media sync (MTP).
  3. On the PC, open My computer.
  4. Right-click the backup file (ending with .sbf) and select Copy.
  5. Right-click location to save backup file to on the phone folder on the PC
  6. Paste the backup file to the desired phone folder on the PC.