Backup & restore: T-Mobile G2x

Learn how to back up apps, contacts, photos, and data on the T-Mobile G2x.

 

 

 

 

Back up data

Back up apps

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device

 

 

Back up contacts

To back up your contacts, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts & sync.
  4. Tap the desired account.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Sync now.

 

 

Back up media & pictures

To back up your media and pictures, follow these steps:

 

  1. Connect the phone to your computer using the USB cable.
  2. Tap Turn on USB storage.
    Note: In some instances, you may need to touch and drag the Status bar down and tap USB connected.
  3. Tap OK.
  4. On the computer, navigate to and open the phone’s disk drive.
  5. Navigate to and move the desired file(s).
  6. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.
  7. Tap Turn off USB storage.

 

 

 

 

Restore data

Restore apps

To restore backed up apps, follow these steps:

 

You can restore your apps automatically upon the next time you sign into your Gmail account.

 

 

Restore contacts

To restore backed up contacts, follow these steps:

 

You can restore your contacts automatically upon the next time you sign into your Gmail account.

 

 

Restore media & pictures

To restore backed up media and pictures, follow these steps:

 

  1. Connect the phone to your computer using the USB cable.
  2. Tap Turn on USB storage.
    Note: In some instances, you may need to touch and drag the Status bar down and tap USB connected.
  3. Tap OK.
  4. On the computer, navigate to and open the phone’s disk drive.
  5. Navigate to and move the desired file(s).
  6. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.
  7. Tap Turn off USB storage.