Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - Sony Xperia® Z3v

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 > Backup & reset.
  2. From the Backup & restore section, ensure the Back up my data switch is turned on Switch on.
  3. Tap the Automatic restore switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.