Backup and restore: Nokia Lumia 635

Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the Nokia Lumia 635.

 

 

 

Back up apps

  1. Swipe left on the start screen.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap backup.
  4. Tap app list+settings.
  5. Tap the App backup switch to On.
  6. If necessary, sign in to your Microsoft account.
  7. Tap back up now.
  8. Tap continue. The backup begins and may take several minutes

 

Back up media & pictures

  1. Swipe left on the start screen.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap backup.
  4. Tap photos+videos.
  5. Make selections to save photos to OneDrive:
    • Don't upload
    • Good quality (may use data plan)
    • Best quality (needs Wi-Fi)
  6. Make selections to save videos to OneDrive:
    • Don't upload
    • Best quality (needs Wi-Fi)

 

Back up settings

  1. Swipe left on the start screen.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap backup.
  4. Tap app list+settings.
  5. Tap the Settings backup switch to On.
  6. If necessary, sign in to your Microsoft account.
  7. Tap back up now.
  8. Tap continue. The backup begins and may take several minutes.

 

Back up text messages

  1. Swipe left on the start screen.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap backup.
  4. Tap text messages.
  5. Tap the Text message backup switch to On.

 

Restore apps, data, and settings

  1. Backed up data.
  2. Restart the device.
  3. Connect to Wi-Fi.
  4. Tap Windows phone on the 'Restore phone' screen, then tap next.
  5. Wait as the phone is restored.
  6. Tap next when the percentage shows 100%.
  7. Tap next to the 'Almost done' screen.
  8. Join or decline the 'Nokia Improvement Program,' then tap next. The restore is now complete.