Backup & restore: T-Mobile myTouch 3G

Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the T-Mobile myTouch 3G.

 

 

 

 

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 the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts & sync.
  4. Look for a Google a account that is synchronized here, as well as any other email addresses.
  5. Touch Sync all button to back up your synchronized data.

 

 

Back up media & pictures

 

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

 

  1. Connect the device to your computer using the USB cable.
  2. From the Home screen, touch the top of the screen and drag down to display the notifications window.
  3. Touch Disk Drive / Select to change USB connection type.
  4. Touch Disk drive.
  5. Touch Done.
  6. On the computer when the Removable Disk window appears, click Open folder to view files using Windows Explorer.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Copy and paste or drag and drop the file to a folder on your computer,
  9. When you are done moving files, click the Safely Remove Hardware icon.

10.  Click Safely remove Mass Storage Device.

11.  Disconnect the device 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. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts & sync.
  4. Look for a Google a account that is synchronized here, as well as any other email addresses.
  5. Touch Sync all button to back up your synchronized data.

 

Restore media & pictures

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

 

  1. Connect the device to your computer using the USB cable.
  2. From the Home screen, touch the top of the screen and drag down to display the notifications window.
  3. Touch Disk Drive / Select to change USB connection type.
  4. Touch Disk drive.
  5. Touch Done.
  6. On the computer when the Removable Disk window appears, click Open folder to view files using Windows Explorer.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Copy and paste or drag and drop the file to the DCIM folder.
  9. When you are done moving files, click the Safely Remove Hardware icon.

10.  Click Safely remove Mass Storage Device.

11.  Disconnect the device from the computer.