Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - HTC One M9

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 the Apps icon Apps icon (bottom).
  2. Tap Settings Apps icon.
    Note If unavailable, tap the Dropdown menu Applications dropdown menu icon (upper-left) then select Alphabetical. If still unavailable, refer to Manage App Icons.
  3. From the PERSONAL section, tap Backup and reset.
  4. From the BACKUP section, ensure Back up my data is set to ON.
    Note If set to OFF, tap Back up my data then tap the switch (upper-right) to turn on On switch icon.
  5. Tap Automatic restore to turn on or off.
    Note On when checkmark is present.