Backing Up and Restoring Your Phone

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) on Android 6.0.1

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It is a good idea to back up your device's information to the cloud regularly in case something happens to your device. Backing up your device's data to the cloud can make it easier to set up your new device.

  1. Step 1/8

    From the Home screen, drag down the Notification panel.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  2. Step 2/8

    Tap the Settings icon.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  3. Step 3/8

    Scroll to Cloud and accounts.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  4. Step 4/8

    Tap Cloud and accounts.

    The indicator is towards the left.
  5. Step 5/8

    Tap Backup.

    The indicator is in the center.
  6. Step 6/8

    Tap the Back up my data swtich to the ON position.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  7. Step 7/8

    Tap Restore.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Step 8 of 8:

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