Backup & restore: LG Optimus T

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

 

 

 

 

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. In the Menu, select Settings.
  2. Select Accounts & Sync
  3. Select tmobile
  4. Tap the Menu button and select Sync now.

 

 

Back up media & pictures

 

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2.   Tap Settings.
  3.   Tap SD card & phone storage.
  4.   Tap to select (turn on) the Mass storage only check box.
  5.   Connect the device to your computer using the USB cable.
  6.   Tap Turn on USB storage.
  7.   Tap OK.
  8.   On the computer when the Removable Disk window appears, click Open folder to view files using Windows Explorer.
  9.   Click OK.
  10.   Copy and paste or drag and drop the file to a folder on your Computer.
  11.   When you are done moving files, double-click the Safely Remove Hardware icon.
  12.   Select USB Mass Storage Device.
  13.   Click Stop.
  14.   Select USB Mass Storage Device.
  15.   Click OK.
  16.   On your phone, tap Turn off USB storage.
  17.   Disconnect your phone from the computer.

 

 

Restore data

 

Restore apps

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

 

 

Restore contacts

To restore backed up contacts, follow these steps:

  1. In the Menu, select Settings.
  2. Select Accounts & Sync
  3. Select tmobile
  4. Tap the Menu button and select Sync now.

 

Restore media & pictures

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

 

  1. Connect the LG Optimus to your PC using the USB cable.
  2. If you haven't installed the LG Android Platform Driver on your PC, you need to change the settings manually.
    • Press the Home Key
    • Press Menu
    • Tap Settings
    • Tap SD card and Phone Storage
    • Select Mass Storage Only
  3. Drag the notification panel down and tap USB connected
  4. Tap Turn on USB storage
  5. Your device will show up as a removable drive
  6. Drag and drop files to the device

 

  1.     From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2.     Tap Settings.
  3.     Tap SD card & phone storage.
  4.     Tap to select (turn on) the Mass storage only check box.
  5.     Connect the device to your computer using the USB cable.
  6.     Tap Turn on USB storage.
  7.     Tap OK.
  8.     On the computer when the Removable Disk window appears, click Open folder to view files using Windows Explorer.
  9.     Click OK.
  10.     Copy and paste or drag and drop the file to a folder on your phone’s memory card.
  11.     When you are done moving files, double-click the Safely Remove Hardware icon.
  12.     Select USB Mass Storage Device.
  13.     Click Stop.
  14.     Select USB Mass Storage Device.
  15.     Click OK.
  16.     On your phone, tap Turn off USB storage.
  17.     Disconnect your phone from the computer.