Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - Sony Xperia® Z2 Tablet

Note Notes:

  • 'Automatic restore' allows backed up settings and data to be automatically restored when an app is reinstalled.
  • When attempting to determine whether a third-party app is the cause of an operating system / app issue, ensure 'Automatic restore' is turned off prior to performing a factory data reset.


  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings.
  2. From the Personal section, tap Back up & reset.
  3. Ensure the Back up my data switch is on Switch on.
  4. Tap Automatic restore to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.