Backup & restore: LG Stylo 3 Plus

Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the LG Stylo 3 Plus.

 

 

 

Back up apps

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. On the 'General' tab, tap Backup & reset.
  3. Tap the Back up my data then move the slider to ON or OFF.

 

Back up contacts

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. On the 'General' tab, tap Backup & reset.
  3. Tap LG Backup.
  4. Tap Save and restore and tap Back up data.
  5. Under 'Back up to', select one of the following:
    • Internal Storage
    • SD Card, if inserted
  6. Select Personal data > START > OK.
  7. After the backup completes, tap DONE.

 

Back up media & pictures

 

From phone

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. On the 'General' tab, tap Backup & reset.
  3. Tap LG Backup.
  4. Tap Save and restore and tap Back up data.
  5. Under 'Back up to', select one of the following:
    • Internal Storage
    • SD Card, if inserted
  6. Expand the Media data folder and make desired selections.
  7. Tap START > OK.
  8. 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. Tap Settings.
  2. On the 'General' tab, tap Backup & reset.
  3. Tap LG Backup.
  4. Tap Save and restore and tap Restore from backup.
  5. Locate and tap the backup file.
  6. Select LG app and tap NEXT.
  7. Tap RESTORE.
  8. After the restore completes, tap RESTART PHONE. The phone reboots to complete the restore.

 

Restore contacts

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. On the 'General' tab, tap Backup & reset.
  3. Tap LG Backup.
  4. Tap Save and restore and tap Restore from backup.
  5. Locate and tap the backup file.
  6. Select Personal data and tap NEXT.
  7. Tap RESTORE.
  8. After the restore completes, tap RESTART PHONE. The phone reboots to complete the restore.

 

Restore SD card contacts

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. On the 'General' tab, tap Backup & reset.
  3. Tap LG Backup.
  4. Tap Save and restore and tap Restore from backup.
  5. Locate and tap the backup file.
  6. Select Personal data and tap NEXT.
  7. Tap RESTORE.
  8. After the restore completes, tap RESTART PHONE. The phone reboots to complete the restore.

 

Restore media & pictures

 

From phone

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. On the 'General' tab, tap Backup & reset.
  3. Tap LG Backup.
  4. Tap Save and restore and tap Restore from backup.
  5. Locate and tap the backup file.
  6. Select Media data and tap NEXT.
  7. Tap RESTORE.
  8. After the restore completes, tap RESTART PHONE. 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.