Backup & restore: Kyocera Hydro LIFE

Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the Kyocera Hydro LIFE.

 

 

 

Back up apps

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. Under 'USER AND BACKUP', tap Backup and reset.
  3. You must be logged in to a Google account to back up your apps. If necessary, follow these steps:
    1. Tap Backup account > Add account.
    2. Follow the prompts to log in to or to create a Google account.
  4. Turn on the Back up my data switch to back up any account data, Wi-Fi passwords, and other settings to Google servers.
  5. Turn on the Automatic restore switch to restore backed up settings and data when re-installing applications.

 

Back up contacts

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Accounts.
  2. You must be logged in to a Google or email account to back up your contacts. If necessary, follow these steps:
    1. Tap Add account and select your account type.
    2. Follow the instructions to sign into your account.
  3. Tap the desired account, then select your email address.
  4. Turn the Contacts switch on.
  5. Tap Menu > Sync now.

 

Back up contacts to SD card

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > People.
  2. Tap Menu > Import/export > Export to SD card.
  3. Select the contact(s) you want to move.
  4. If desired, tap Select all.
  5. Tap Export.
  6. Tap Yes.
  7. A 'Contact Exported' message displays..

 

Back up media & pictures

 

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Photos.
  3. Tap Menu > Settings.
  4. Tap Auto Backup.
  5. Tap the Auto Backup switch to the ON position.
  6. You must be logged in to a Google account to back up your pictures and videos. If necessary, follow these steps:
    1. Tap Backup account.
    2. Tap Add account
    3. Follow the prompts to log in to or to create a Google account.
  7. Set the 'BACKUP STORAGE' preferences:
    • Photo size
      • Full size
      • Standard size
    • Get more storage
  8. Set the 'BACKUP SETTINGS' preferences.
    • Back up photos
      • Over Wi-Fi or mobile network
      • Over Wi-Fi only
    • Back up videos
      • Over Wi-Fi or mobile network
      • Over Wi-Fi only
    • Back up local folders (on/off)
    • Roaming (on/off)
    • While charging only (on/off)
    • Back up all
  9. Tap About Auto Backup to learn more.

 

Restore apps

This is done automatically the next time you sign into your Google account.

 

Restore contacts

This is done automatically the next time you sign into your Google account.

 

Restore media & pictures

This is done automatically upon the next time you sign into your Google account.