Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - The new Moto X™

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, tap Apps Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings Settings icon.
  3. From the Personal section, tap Backup & reset Backup and reset icon.
  4. From the Backup & Restore section, ensure the Back up my data switch is turned on Switch on.
  5. Tap the Automatic restore switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.